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Resources and References

Below is a list of Buffalo Soldier references and history materials compiled by our Committee member, Dennis Moore.

Mr. Moore gives presentations on Buffalo Soldier history.

For more information or presentation slides from Mr. Moore, please contact the Committee.

Buffalo Soldier Reference and History Materials

The Buffalo Soldiers: A Narrative of the Negro Cavalry in the West, William H. Leckie, Copyright 1967 by University of Oklahoma Press, ISBN 0-8061-1244-1


Black Valor: Buffalo Soldiers and the Medal of Honor, 1870-1898, Frank N. Schubert, Scholarly Resources, Copyright 1997, First Rowman & Littlefield paperback edition 2009, ISBN 978-1442201934


The Black Regulars 1866-1898, William A. Dobak and Thomas D. Phillips, University Of Oklahoma Press: Norman, ISBN 0 8061 3340 6


On the Trail of the Buffalo Soldier: Biographies of African Americans in the U.S. Army, 1866-1917, Frank N. Schubert, Scholarly Resources Inc, Second Printing 1996, ISBN 0-8420-2482-4


On the Trail of the Buffalo Soldier II: New and Revised Biographies of African Americans in the U.S. Army, 1866-1917, Irene Schubert and Frank N. Schubert, The Scarecrow Press, Inc., 2004, ISBN 0-8420-5079-5


Voices of the Buffalo Soldier: Records, Reports, and Recollections of Military Life and Service in the West, Frank N. Schubert, University of New Mexico Press, First Edition 2003, ISBN-978-0-8263-2310-1


The Buffalo Soldiers, DVD Documentary, Bill Armstrong Productions


The Black Military Experience in the West, edited by John M. Carroll, Liverlight Publishing Corporation, 1971, ISBN 0-87140-519-9


Complete Guide to the Buffalo Soldiers: History of Black Regiments After the Civil War, Western Cavalry and Indian Wars, Spanish-American War, African-American Troops Patrolling National Parks; by U.S. Government (Author), U.S. Military (Author), Defense (DoD), Department of (Author), ISBN-13: 978-1549819209


The Black Infantry in the West, 1869-1891, Arlen L. Fowler, University of Oklahoma Press, Norman, Copyright 1996, ISBN 978-0806128832


Fighting For Uncle Sam, Buffalo Soldiers in the Frontier Army, John P. Langellier, Schiffer Publishing Ltd, Copyright 2016, ISBN 978-0-7643-5079-5


Buffalo Soldiers in the West – A Black Soldiers Anthology, edited by Bruce A. Glasrud and Michael N. Searles, Texas A&M University Press, First Edition 2007, ISBN-13 978-1-58544-620-9


The Forgotten Heroes: The Story Of The Buffalo Soldiers, Clinton Cox, Scholastic Inc., 1996, ISBN-0-590-45122-7


New Mexico’s Buffalo Soldiers, 1866 - 1900, Monroe Lee Billington, University Press of Colorado, ISBN 0-87081-346-3


The Buffalo Soldiers: Their Epic Story and Major Campaigns, Debra J. Sheffer Ph.D., An Imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, ISBN 978-1-4408-2982-6


Black Officer in a Buffalo Soldier Regiment, The Military Career of Charles Young, Brian G. Shellum, University of Nebraska Press 2010, ISBN 978-0-8032-1385-2


Peddlers and Post Traders, The Army Sutler On The Frontier, David M. Delo, Kingfisher Books, ISBN 0-9662218-1-8


Buffalo Soldiers and Officers of the Ninth Cavalry, 1867–1898: Black and White Together, Dr. Charles L. Kenner Ph.D., Copyright 1999 by University of Oklahoma Press, Paperback published 2014, ISBN 978-0-8061-4466-5


Buffalo Soldiers, African American Troops in the US Forces, 1866-1945, Ron Field and Alexander Bielakowski, 2008 Osprey Publishing Ltd, ISBN 978-1-84603-343-8


Buffalo Soldiers, 1866-91, Ron Field, 2004 Osprey Publishing Ltd, ISBN 978-1-84176-756-7


The Buffalo Soldiers, The American West, Tracy Barnett, Copyright 2003 by Mason Crest Publishers, ISBN 1-59084-072-0


Black Defenders of America, 1775-1973, Robert Ewell Greene, Johnson Publishing Company Inc., Chicago 1974, ISBN 0-87485-053-3


The Buffalo Soldiers, TaRessa Stovall, Chelsea House Publishers, 1997, ISBN 0-7910-2595-0


Buffalo Soldiers, Tom Willard, A Tom Doherty Associates Book, ISBN 0-312-86041-2


Buffalo Soldiers, 1892–1918, Ron Field, Osprey Publishing, ISBN 978-1-84176-898-4


Black Indians, A Hidden Heritage, William Loren Katz, Atheneum Books For Young Readers 1986, ISBN 978-1-4424-4637-36


Desperate Deliverance, The Story of African-Americans in the Civil War, Robert Broadwater, Daisy Publishing 1998, ISBN 0-9670553-0-X


Reflections of a Black Cowboy: Buffalo Soldiers, Robert H. Miller, Just Us Books, Inc., ISBN 978-0-940975-69-9


Black Cowboys, Paul W. Stewart and Wallace Yvonne Ponce, Phillips Publishing, First Edition 1986, ISBN 0-938657-00-3


Child Of The Fighting Tenth, On The Frontier With The Buffalo Soldiers, Forrestine C. Hooker, Oxford University Press, Copyright 2003, ISBN 0-19-516158-0


Buffalo Soldiers: The Story of Emanuel Stance, Robert H. Miller, Silver Press, Paramount Publishing,

ISBN 0-382-24391-9


Cathy Williams, From Slave To Buffalo Soldier, Phillip Thomas Tucker, Stackpole Books, ISBN 978-0-8117-3569-8


Africans and Native Americans: The Language of Race and the Evolution of Red-Black Peoples, Jack D. Forbes, ISBN 978-0-252-06321-3

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