Near Key West in Monroe County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
In Memory of Dr. Samuel A. Mudd
1833 - 1883
—Imprisoned Fort Jeﬀerson, Florida (July 24, 1865) —
PRESIDENT ANDREW JOHNSON
Pardon, dated February 6, 1869
Location. 24° 37.659′ N, 82° 52.386′ W. Marker is near Key West, Florida, in Monroe County. Click for map. Located in Fort Jefferson, in Dry Tortugas National Park. Marker is in this post office area: Key West FL 33040, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Navy Days at Fort Jefferson (within shouting distance of this marker); Gunrooms (within shouting distance of this marker); The Dry Tortugas, Home to a Myriad of Life (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Alfred Goldsboro Mayor (approx. 2.9 miles away).
Also see . . . Dr. Samuel Mudd. Biographical page on the doctor, with references to the imprisonment at Fort Jefferson. (Submitted on July 19, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • Notable Persons • Science & Medicine • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 1,790 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on December 7, 2016.