Hospital Ruins at Old Fort Davis
Texas--Fort Davis (Fort)
Texas--Fort Davis National Historic Site
United States. Army. Cavalry Regiment, 10th (1866-1950)
United States. Army. Cavalry, 9th
The abandoned hospital stands in ruins at Fort Davis. The United States Army used Fort Davis as a military post during the Indian Wars from 1854-1891. The 9th and 10th United States Cavalry regiments, more commonly known as the Buffalo Soldiers, were stationed at Fort Davis between 1866 and 1890.
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
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Benjamin Grierson Collection
14 x 9 cm
“Hospital Ruins at Old Fort Davis,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed October 24, 2021, http://www.alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/25495.