• Aerial View of Fort Monroe National Monument

    Fort Monroe

    National Monument Virginia

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Fort Monroe Aerial View

Chief Black Hawk, a Sauk Indian was imprisoned at Fort Monroe in 1833 for attacking settlers in the upper Midwest. Lt. Jefferson Davis escorted him to the fort. Thirty-two years later, Davis, the former Confederate States President, was indicted for treason and imprisoned in Fort Monroe.