Black History Month – Isom Dart

February 19, 2010 at 6:09 am (History) (, , , )

Isom dart, born Ned Huddleston, was a slave who became a famed horseman after the Civil War, and a more infamous horse and cattle rustler.  He had a live of adventure before being killed at the age of 51.  he is one of Colorado’s notable people.

Isom Dart – photo courtesy of the Denver Public Library

Here’s some more information about him:

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