The Lincoln Highway
National Museum & Archives
"A World Class Virtual Museum"
founded in
Galion, Ohio
with
Research Offices In Washington, DC

(202) 536-5329

1927--Silver Buffalo Award--2016
Presidential Presentations


15 Presidents
1 First Lady
1927--Silver Buffalo Awards--2016
Presidential Presentations
15 Presidents
1 First Lady













# YEAR PRESIDENT SB PRES TERM DATE EVENT LOCATION CITY/STATE VIEW
1 1927-A William H. Taft-A No 27th 1909-1913 May 11 17th Annual Meeting Biltmore Hotel New York, NY Click
2 1929-A Calvin J. Coolidge-A Sons 30st 1923-1929 May 13 19th Annual Meeting Hotel Commodore New York, NY Click
3 1930 Herbert C. Hoover-A No 31st 1929-1933 May 12 20th Annual Meeting Pennsylvania Hotel New York, NY Click
4 1930-B Franklin D. Roosevelt-A Vol 32nd 1933-1945 May 12 20th Annual Meeting Pennsylvania Hotel New York, NY Click
5 1950 Harry S. Truman No 33rd 1945-1953 June 30 Opening Ceremony 2nd Natl Jambo Valley Forge, PA Click
6 1946-B Dwight D. Eisenhower-A Son 34th 1953-1961 May 17 36th Annual Meeting Hotel Jefferson St Louis, MO Click
- N/A John F. Kennedy Star 35th 1961-1963 N/A N/A N/A N/A Click
7 1964 Lyndon B. Johnson Vol 36th 1963-1968 July 23 Closing Ceremony 6th Natl Jambo Valley Forge, PA Click
8 1971 Richard M. Nixon No 37th 1968-1974 Oct 29 Special Presentation WH-Oval Office Washington, DC Click
9 1975 Gerald R. Ford Eagle 38th 1974-1977 April 9 Explorer Congress WH-South Lawn Washington, DC Click
10 1978 James E. Carter SM 39th 1977-1981 Feb 15 68th Annual Report WH-Oval Office Washington, DC Click
11 1982 Ronald R. Reagan Vol 40th 1981-1989 Feb 4 72nd Annual Report WH-Oval  Office Washington, DC Click
FL 1988 Nancy Reagan No 40th 1981-1989 Feb 9 78th Annual  Report WH-Oval Office Washington, DC Click
12 1990 George H. W. Bush No 41st 1989-1992 Feb 12 80th Annual Report WH-Roosevelt Rm Washington, DC Click
13 1997 William J. Clinton Cub 42nd 1992-2001 July 30 Opening Ceremony
14th Natl Jambo Fort A P Hill, VA Click
14 2002 George W. Bush Cub 43rd 2001-2009 Feb 12 92nd Annual Report WH-Oval Office Washington, DC Click
152013Barack ObamaCub44th2009-2017Dec 12Special PresentationWH-Oval OfficeWashington, DCClick
A= After Presidential Term Click on Hyperlink For More Details B=Before Presidential Term

14 Presidents
1 First Lady
1927--Silver Buffalo Award--2010
Presidential Citations
14 Presidents
1 First Lady
1927
William Howard Taft
27th President
1929
Calvin Coolidge
30th President
1930
Herbert Hoover
31st President



1927-A
William Howard Taft
27th President
1909-1913

Supporter-No Scouting Background

May 11, 1927-A
17th Annual Meeting
Biltmore Hotel
New York, NY

Citation:
??
United States Solicitor General
United States Federal Judge
Governor General-Philippines
Secretary of War
27th President
10th Chief Justice
1st Honorary President -BSA

Click Here
For More Details




1929-A
Calvin J. Coolidge
30th President
1923-1929

Two Sons Were Scouts

May 13, 1929-A
19th Annual Meeting
Hotel Commodore
New York, NY

Citation:
30th President
Honorary President-BSA
Honorary Vice President-BSA
Sympathy & Interest
Scout Movement
Character Building
Citizenship Training
##

Click Here
For More Details




1930
Herbert C. Hoover
31st President

1929-1933

Supporter-No Scouting Background

May 12, 1930-A
20th Annual Meeting
Pennsylvania Hotel
New York, NY

Citation:
President-American Child Health Assoc.
Chairman-Children's Relief Belgium
Organizer-Children's Relief Poland,
Serbia & Czechoslovakia
31st President
Honorary President-BSA
Physical, Mental & Spiritual Health
##

Click Here
For More Details

1930
Franklin Roosevelt
32nd President
1950
Harry Truman
33rd President
1946
Dwight Eisenhower
34th President



1930-B
Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd President

1933-1945

Active Volunteer Scouter-24 Years

May 12, 1930-A
20th Annual Meeting
Pennsylvania Hotel
New York, NY

Citation:
Governor of New York
Lawyer, Public Servant, Legislator
Asst Sec of The Navy
Trustee-Woodrow Wilson Foundation
Founder-Warm Springs Foundation
President Boy Scout Foundation-NYC
Ardent Advocate Social  Welfare

Click Here
For More Details





1950
Harry S. Truman
33rd President

1945-1953

Supporter-No Scouting Background

June 30, 1950
Opening Ceremony
2nd National Jamboree
Valley Forge, PA

Citation:
33rd President
Honorary President-BSA-??
##
##
##
##
##

Click Here
For More Details





1946-B
Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th President

1953-1961

Son A Scout-National Executive Board

May 17, 1946-A
36th Annual Meeting
Hotel Jefferson
St Louis, MO

Citation:
??
General of The Army
Supreme Commander
Allied Forces-WWII
Later 34th President
Honorary President-BSA
##

Click Here
For More Details


1964
Lyndon Johnson
36th President
1971
Richard Nixon
37th President
1975
Gerald Ford
38th President



1964
Lyndon B. Johnson
36th President

1963-1968

Active Scout Leader

July 23, 1964
Closing Ceremony
6th National Jamboree
Valley Forge, PA

Citation:
??
36st President
Honorary President-BSA-??
##
##


Click Here
For More Details





1971
Richard M. Nixon
37th President

1968-1974

Supporter-No Scouting Background

October 29, 1971
Special Presentation:
White House-Oval Office
Washington, DC

Citation:
??
37th President
Honorary President-BSA??
##
##


Click Here
For More Details





1975
Gerald R. Ford
38th President
1974-1977

Eagle Scout-1927

April 9, 1975
Explorers Congress
White House-South Lawn
Washington, DC

Citation:
??
38th President
Symbol of Integrity-Example for Youth
Eagle Scout
Honorary President-BSA-??

Click Here
For More Details


1978
Jimmy Carter
39th President
1982
Ronald Reagan
40th President
1988
Nancy Reagan
First Lady



1978
Jimmy Carter
39th President

1977-1981

Scoutmaster-Troop Committee

Feb 15, 1978
68th Annual Report
White House-Oval Office
Washington,  DC

Citation:
Presented to Jimmy Carter
upon nomination by
The National Court of Honor
 and
Approval by the National Executive Board
 of 
The Boy Scouts of America
this 16th day of February in the year of 1978

Click Here
For More Details





1982
Ronald R. Reagan
40th President

1981-1989

Volunteer Scouter

Feb 4, 1982
72nd Annual Report
White House-Oval Office
Washington, DC

Citation:
??
40
th President
Former Governor
Friend to Youth
Honorary President-BSA-??
##
##
##

Click Here
For More Details




1988
Nancy Reagan
First Lady
1981-1989

Supporter-No Scouting Background

Feb 9, 1988
78th Annual Report
White House-Oval Office
Washington, DC

Citation:
??
First Lady
Civic Leader
Crusader For Youth & Against Drugs
##
##
##
##

Click Here
For More Details
1990
George H. W. Bush
41st President
1997
William Clinton
42nd President
2002
George W. Bush
43rd President



1990
George H. W. Bush
41st President
1989-1993

Supporter-No Scouting Background

Feb 12, 1990
80th Annual Report
White House-Roosevelt Room
Washington, DC

Citation:
??
41st President
Businessman
Senior Public Official
Honorary President-BSA-??
##

Click Here
For More Details



1997
William J. Clinton
42nd President

1993-2001

Cub Scout

July 30, 1997
Opening Ceremony
14th National Jamboree
Fort A. P. Hill, VA

Citation:
??
42nd President
Governor of Arkansas
Attorney
Senior Public Official
Honorary President-BSA-??

Click Here
For More Details


2002
George W. Bush
43rd President

2001-2009

Cub Scout

Feb 12, 2002
92nd Annual Report
White House-Oval Office
Washington, DC

Citation:
??
43rd President
Governor of Texas
Advocate For Youth
Honorary President-BSA
## 

Click Here
For More Details

Silver Buffalo2013
Barack Obama
44th President

Silver Buffalo








2013
Barack Obama
44th President

2009-2017

Cub Scout

December 12, 2013
Special Presentation
Oval Office
Washington, DC

Citation:

Click Here
For More Details
 



Click on Hyperlink For More Details



Home

Designed By: The Starman

You are Visitor #

Since March 23, 2016