Fort Apache in Navajo County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Theodore Roosevelt School (118)
Erected by Fort Apache Historic Park and the White Mountain Apache Tribe.
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 33° 47.429′ N, 109° 59.291′ W. Marker is in Fort Apache, Arizona, in Navajo County. Marker is on Barracks Row, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is located at the Fort Apache Historic Park, 0.7 miles east of AZ-73 on Fort Apache Road. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Apache AZ 85926, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Boys' Dormitory (116) (within shouting distance of this marker); T.R. School Cafeteria (119) (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Barracks (115) (about 300 feet away); B.I.A. Club House (105) (about 400 feet away); Old Guard House (115A) (about 400 feet away); Officer's Quarters (106) (about 500 feet away); Adjutant's Office (117) (about 500 feet away); Girls' Dormitory (120) (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Apache.
More about this marker. All visitors to Fort Apache Historic Park must first register and pay admission at Culture Center, just to the left as you enter the park.
Also see . . .
1. Theodore Roosevelt School, Circa 1932. The Fort Apache Walking Tour description of the Theodore Reesevelt School, Building 118. (Submitted on October 12, 2010.)
2. Fort Apache History. The White Mountain Apache Tripe tells the history of the area including photos. (Submitted on October 12, 2010.)
3. The Theodore Roosevelt School at Fort Apache has been designated a National Historic Landmark. (Submitted on June 17, 2013, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.)
Categories. • Education • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 11, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,136 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 11, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.