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    Fort Union

    National Monument New Mexico

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Historic Resource Study, 1993: "Fort Union and the Frontier Army of the Southwest" [PDF, 7204 KB]

FORT UNION AND THE FRONTIER ARMY IN THE SOUTHWEST:
A Historic Resource Study, 1993
Fort Union National Monument
Fort Union, New Mexico

By
Leo E. Oliva

 

Did You Know?

camel

A camel came into the posession of the depot quartermaster at Fort Union in 1862. This was one of several brought to the Southwest as a possible means of transporting military supplies.