Message #59:
From: AzTeC SW Archaeology SIG
To:   "'Matthias Giessler'" 
Subject: Tours of Apache War Sites / Military History Conference
Date: Wed, 14 Feb 96 11:39:00 MST
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The Order of the Indian Wars ( a military history group focused on the study 
and dissemination of information on America's frontier conflicts, and on 
historic preservation of military sites and battle sites) announces an 
annual meeting and symposium :

OIW Annual National Assembly, September 19-21, 1996
Rodeway Inn, 1365 W. Grant Road, Tucson AZ  85745
(Conference Room Reservations $42 + tax / (520) 622-7791)

Featuring conference papers and  two days  of tours of Apache war sites with 
Neil Mangum, Historian, National Park Service.  Proposed Papers include:

The Frontier Military: Mexican War to Civil War
Walter Camp and the Apache Wars
10th Cavalry On the Border
A Quaker in the Fifth Cavalry
The Apache Wars
The Saga of Mangas Coloradas

A registration fee ($225/$250) covers conference, motorcoach tours to Fort 
Huachucha, Fort Lowell State Park, Arizona Historical Society Museum, 
Tombstone, Skeleton Canyon (Geronimo surrender site) and Fort Bowie, and 
some conference meals.  To obtain a conference flyer or to register, 
contact:

OIW Assembly, Box 7401, Little Rock AR 72217
Jerry L. Russell, National Chairman (501) 225-3996