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BUFFALO SOLDIERS


Books

Billington, Monroe Lee. New Mexico's Buffalo Soldiers, 1866-1900. Niwot, CO , University of Colorado Press, 1991. 258 p.
Book call no.: 978.904 B598n

Carroll, John M. The Black Military Experience in the American West. New York, Liveright, [1973]. 428 p.
Book call no.: 325.260973 C319b 1973

Fort Myer Buffalo Soldiers, prepared by the Equal Opportunity Office, Fort Myer Military Community. Fort Myer, VA, The Officer, [1995?]. 12 p.
Book call no.: 355.8996073 F736

Fowler, Arlen L. The Black Infantry in the West, 1869-1891. Norman, University of Oklahoma Press, 1996. 167 p.
Doc. call no.: 973.894 F785b 1996

Hargrove, Hondon B. Buffalo Soldiers in Italy: Black Americans in World War II. Jefferson, NC, McFarland, 1985. 199 p.
Book call no.: 940.541273 H279b

Schubert, Frank N. Black Valor: Buffalo Soldiers and the Medal of Honor, 1870-1898. Wilmington, DE, Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1997. 231 p.
Examines the lives and military experiences of twenty-three black American soldiers who were awarded the Medal of Honor for valor between the Civil War and World War I.
Book call no.: 355.1342 S383b

Schubert, Frank N. Buffalo Soldiers, Braves, and the Brass : The Story of Fort Robinson, Nebraska. Shippensburg, PA, White Mane Pub. Co, 1993. 250 p.
Book call no.: 357 S384b


Documents

Ingram, Kim Denise. The Roots of the Buffalo Soldiers at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas in 1866 and Again in 1931-1940. Fort Leavenworth, KS, Army Command and General Staff College, Jun 1995. 77 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 42022 I54r

Jackson, Jesse Jr. A Social History of the Tenth Cavalry, 1931-1941. Fort Leavenworth, KS, Army Command and General Staff College, Jun 1976. 82 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 42022 J13s

Wright, Reuben Leon. The Role of the Buffalo Soldiers During the Spanish-American War. Ft. Leavenworth, KS, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, Jun 1992. 1 v.
Doc. call no.: M-U 42022 W952r


Periodicals

Bailey, Sedell. Buffalo Soldiers (black troopers of the 9th and 10th Cavalries following the Civil War). Armor 83:9-12 January-February 1974.

Brantley, Bill. Black, White & Red: A Story of Black Cavalrymen in the West. Soldiers 36:44-48 June 1981.

Galloway, Joseph L. The Last of the Buffalo Soldiers (Army's last all-black unit). U. S. News & World Report 120:45-46 May 6, 1996.

Knapp, George E. Buffalo Soldiers 1866 through 1890. Military Review 72:65-71 July 1992.

Langellier, John. Between 1865 and 1890, 18 "Buffalo Soldiers" Won the Medal of Honor in the American West. Military History 13:16+ February 1997.

McKenna, Pat. Forgotten Heroes: On the Trail of the Buffalo Soldier. Airman 39:38-43 July 1995.

Miles, Donna. They Ranged the Old West as Buffalo Soldiers Soldiers 45:42-44 July 1990.

Murray, Chris. A Buffalo Soldier Lays Down his Arms. Army Times 54:18 September 20, 1993.
About Trooper Jones Morgan, of the all-black 10th U. S. Cavalry Regiment. He died in August 1993, at the age of 110.

Pohoresky, William. Buffalo Soldiers in Black and White. Civil War Times Illustrated 37:40 February 1, 1999.
A strange coincidence links the black Buffalo Soldiers of the postwar West with a Civil War unit of white Southerners.

Starr, Michelle. Buffalo Soldier. Army 31:41-43+ January 1981.

Vezina, Meredith R. In Limbo at Lockett. Retired Officer 50:28-32 February 1994.
Segregation sharply restricted the role of the all-black 10th Cavalry Regiment in WWII.

Williams, Anthony R. The Buffalo Soldier Monument. Army 47:61-63 February 1997.

Williams, Robert. History of Black Cavalrymen in the West. Officer 109-110 February 1996.

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Last Updated: February 4, 1999