This is the story of the building of the Western Frontier
The forgotten story of American History
The 9th and 10th Horse Cavalry Buffalo Soldiers Museum is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation. The museum's mission is to educate, preserve, and present the history and outstanding contributions of America's Buffalo Soldiers from 1866-1944 and this includes WWII 1941-1945.
The mission is achieved through educational programs, historic research, youth outreach programs and exhibits. The museum creates and disseminates knowledge about the history of the Buffalo Soldiers and their service and contributions.
~ Jackie Jones-Hook, Executive Director
Contact us by Email SoldiersMuseum@aol.com
Executive Director: Jackie Jones-Hook
An Evening with Danny Glover
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January 25, 2015
901 Broadway, Suite 700, Tacoma, WA 98402
(253) 591.5894 www.BroadwayCenter.org
Beloved actor Danny Glover hosts an evening tribute to the famed Buffalo Soldiers – African Heritage soldiers who served with unimpeachable distinction for a country that rarely appreciated their valor and sacrifice. Glover starred in the 1997 film Buffalo Soldiers, chronicling the regiment’s battles with Native Americans in nineteenth century New Mexico and the complicated racial tensions and realities that existed between the sides. Glover has been an actor for more than 25 years, earning numerous awards and accolades for roles in films like Lethal Weapon and The Color Purple. He is also a renowned activist, currently serving as a UNICEF ambassador.
All net proceeds will benefit Tacoma's Buffalo Soldiers Museum.
Meet and greet: $40; limited capacity (6:00 PM in Studio 2; includes desserts and savories)
Show tickets: $19, $29, $25, $49 Purchase tickets from BroadwayCenter.org