Meet Frederick Bailey, a Buffalo Soldier, Portrayed by Historical Re-enactor Edwin Bailey
Grades: 3 - 5

Video Description: Hear the story of one buffalo soldier, as told by an historic re-enactor.

Type of Video: Topical*
Unique Video ID: DUS History-197**

Quick Ideas for Using the Video:

  • Use the video as part of your study of the American frontier as a lead-in to a student project where they create their own first person re-enactment.


*Topical videos are filmed on location in the classroom/workspace/laboratory, in studio, or a combination of both to explain and/or demonstrate specific concepts, events, topics, or processes.

**The unique Video ID can be used to quickly locate a single video in the ET collection. This search function is designed to let teachers assign students to watch a specific video and have only that video appear as a search result. Just click on Search and choose “By Video ID.” Then type in the Video ID as it appears above. Be sure to include the dash.