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2019 Denver Indian Wars Symposium

  • When May 11, 2019 from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
  • Where Colorado National Guard Headquarters Auditorium 6868 South Revere Parkway Centennial, Colorado 80112
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  • Contact Phone 970-420-8193
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Order of the Indian Wars is a "spiritual" descendant of an earlier group formed by actual veterans of the Indian Wars campaigns known as "The Order of Indian Wars of the United States." Our purposes are similar: In-depth study and dissemination of information on that aspect of United States military history of Indian warfare whether it is Indians against each other or with emigrant settlers and soldiers alike. We seek to understand and commemorate the history of the peoples and events in our past.We also seek to preserve and protect those important sites associated with the history of the Indian Wars in this country and to encourage individuals and groups to become involved in the preservation effort of their communities

Featuring four well-known speakers, morning coffee, juice & doughnuts, full buffet lunch, authors, and booksellers.

Price, per person, is $35 if paid by May 2nd or $45 at the door.

This year our no-host party will be held at the Marriott Courtyard, 6565 South Boston Street -about 30 minutes after the closing of the symposium.

Send your $35 check to OIW, P.O. Box 1650, Johnstown, CO 80534

2019 Symposium Speakers
Bob Snelson
Paul Hedren
Towana Spivey
Danny Martinez
Eli Paul

frontierarmycoverimage.jpgEli Paul is the editor of The Frontier Army: Episodes from Dakota and the West, a 2019 South Dakota Historical Society Press book. Paul also contributed an essay titled "Harney's Aide-de-Camp at the Blue Water Fight, 1855: A Letter by Marshall T. Polk II, United States Army." Speaker Paul Hedren also contributed an essay to the volume, "The Fourth United States Artillery and the Great Sioux War: Source Material."