Geronimo and fellow Apache Indian prisoners on their way to Florida by train

Geronimo and fellow Apache Indian prisoners on their way to Florida by train


Image Number

  • RC02773

Year

  • 1886

Date Note

  • Photograph taken September 10, 1886.

Series Title

General Note

  • Geronimo is on the front row, third from right.
  • The Chiricahua Apaches, led by Geronimo, surrendered to the United States Army in 1886 and were transferred to Florida as prisoners of war. Chief Geronimo and sixteen other warriors were detained at Fort Pickens near Pensacola while the women, children, and some of the men were held at Fort Marion in St. Augustine. Most were eventually relocated to Mount Vernon, Alabama in 1887 and 1888.

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 8 x 10 in.

Subject Term

Personal Subject

Shelf Number

  • Shelf number: 06592.

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Geronimo and fellow Apache Indian prisoners on their way to Florida by train
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Chicago Manual of Style

Geronimo and fellow Apache Indian prisoners on their way to Florida by train. 1886. Black & white photoprint, 8 x 10 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/26504>, accessed 28 May 2016.

MLA

Geronimo and fellow Apache Indian prisoners on their way to Florida by train. 1886. Black & white photoprint. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 28 May. 2016.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/26504>.

AP Style Photo Citation

(State Archives of Florida)