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Dauphin Island, AL
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Photographic Tour, page 2, of
Historic Fort Gaines
on Dauphin Island, Alabama
-Photos by Jim Janke, Dakoto State Univ.,
Madison, SD, USA-Sept. 24, 2002-
And others.....

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View from ground level, looking toward guardhouse



Anchor from the the U.S.S. Hartford, Admiral Farragut's flagship.



A bastion magazine.



The Officers' Kitchen, near the northwest bastion.



The ten-hole latrine, next to the bakery.



The blacksmith shop, next to the latrine.



Bunkbeds set up in the officer's quarters.



Intricate brick work in a ventilation passageway.



Shell "hit" from USS Chickasaw during the Battle of Mobile Bay.



Cannon on one of the bastions (east bastion)



Another cannon (southest bastion)



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