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
Dr. Mudd was released, and left Fort Jefferson
March 11, 1869
Location. 24° 37.659′ N, 82° 52.386′ W. Marker is near Key West, Florida, in Monroe County. Located in Fort Jefferson, in Dry Tortugas National Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Key West FL 33040, United States of America. Touch for directions.
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 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. • Forts or Castles • Science & Medicine • War, US Civil •
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 21, 2019. This page originally submitted on July 19, 2008, by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 1,927 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 19, 2008, by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee. 5. submitted on December 21, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.