Fort Monroe in Hampton, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Conﬁnement of Jeﬀerson Davis
Erected 1932 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number W 92.)
Location. 37° 0.142′ N, 76° 18.573′ W. Marker is in Fort Monroe, Virginia, in Hampton. Marker is on Bernard Road, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in Fortress Monroe near the entrance to the Casemate Museum. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Monroe VA 23651, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lieutenant John Trout Greble (here, next to this marker); John Mitchel (a few steps from this marker); 12-Pounder Gun-Howitzer (a few steps from this marker); 14 – Pounder James Rifle (a few steps from this marker); Austrian 6-Pounder Gun (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Austrian 6-Pounder Gun Lantaka (within shouting distance of this marker); 12-Pounder Howitzer (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Monroe.
Also see . . . The Prison Life of Jefferson Davis. The Trying Experience of the Ex-President at Fort Monroe Prevarication of General Miles. (Submitted on August 11, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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