Fort Jefferson is located on Garden Key in the Dry Tortugas, about 70 miles west of Key West. It was named in honor of our third president. Officer quarters are visible in this view from the center of the parade grounds.
credit: The Florida Center for Instructional Technology, University of
Florida: A Social Studies Resource for Students and Teachers
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College of Education, University of South Florida © 2002.