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RESCHEDULED: Sabres and Longknives: The Civil War on the Kansas Plains (Rescheduled for July 8th)

Mon, Jul 1 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Discover one of the most overlooked military campaigns fought during the American Civil War, the conflict between the Union Army and the Plains Indians in central and western Kansas.

Sabres and Longknives: The Civil War on the Kansas Plains (Rescheduled from July 1st)

Mon, Jul 8 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration Required
Discover one of the most overlooked military campaigns fought during the American Civil War, the conflict between the Union Army and the Plains Indians in central and western Kansas.

The Artillery of Freedom: The Story of Lt. Patrick H. Minor

Wed, Jul 3 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Story Center Event
Registration Required
Join storyteller Brother John Anderson as he portrays Lt. Patrick H. Minor, the only African American U.S. Army officer to lead an all-black artillery unit in the Battle of Westport.

First National Park Rangers

Tue, Jul 16 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration Required
After returning from Spanish-American War, the Buffalo Soldiers were sent to California and became the first rangers of the National Park Service.

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