UPDATE! The Kinsley Library posted Dr. Mann’s May 5th presentation on YouTube. Click on the links below to view “Walking the Cheyenne Road of Life” in its entirety.
Original Post: On Sunday, May 5th, the Edwards County Historical Society in Kinsley hosts the last event in its series, Kansas Military Forts and the Indian Wars, with “Walking the Cheyenne Road of Life,” a presentation by Dr. Henrietta Mann, president of the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribal College.
Dr. Mann’s presentation concludes the five-part series of lectures, readings, and discussions exploring the impact of the 19th-century conflict between Native Americans, settlers, and the U.S. Army. Readings in literature, history, and primary sources, along with tours of Kansas military forts, invite participants to consider the topic from multiple perspectives. Click here for event details.
Kansas Military Forts and the Indian Wars is supported by a KHC Humanities grant.