Warriors Project

The Warriors Project centers on the relationship between Native American warriors and Buffalo Soldiers
of the second half of the 19th Century. The focus is on research, heritage tourism, partnerships,
and administration of ongoing collaboration between UTEP, Haskell University,
Howard University, The National Park Service, the 9th & 10th (Horse) Cavalry Association
and other interested groups and organizations.

During the conference Donnie W. Brown Chapter members in attendance shared in discussions with professionals who were well versed in the history, culture and traditions of both the 9th & 10th (Horse) Cavalry Association and with their worthy Native American adversaries.

Mr. William W. Gwaltney, Asst Regional Director for Workforce Enhancement
National Park Service, Denver, Colorado and Ms. Mary L. Williams, Historian,
Fort Davis National Historic Site, National Park Service, Fort Davis, Texas
*Mr. Gwaltney is a lifetime member of the 9th & 10th (Horse) Cavalry Association.

Dr. Maceo Dailey, Chairman of African-American Studies, UTEP, El Paso, Texas
and Dr. Eleanor M. King, Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology and Anthropology,
Howard University, Washington, D.C.

Dr. Stephen K. Mbutu, Assistant Director Center for Big Bend Studies,
Sul Ross State University, Alpine Texas.

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