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*Fort Ball, Fort Barnwell, Fort Bascom, Fort Battleford, Fort Bayard,  Fort Bear Springs, Fort Beauharnois, Beck's Fort, Fort Belknap-Montana, Fort Belknap-Texas, Fort Belknap Indian Community, Fort Belmont, Fort Bennett, Fort Benton, Fort Berhold,  Fort Bidwell,  Black Hawk Fort, Fort Blane, Fort Blue Mounds, Fort Boise, Fort Boonesboro, Fort Bowie, Fort Boyd, Fort Branch, Fort Breckinridge, Fort Bridger, Fort Bridgman, Fort Brooke,  Fort Burce, Fort Buchanan, Fort Buford, Fort Bull, Fort Butler 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tiffin,_Ohio Fort Ball], [http://www.waymarking.com/waymarks/WMH5N_Fort_Barnwell_Marker_C_32 Fort Barnwell],[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fort_Bascom Fort Bascom], [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fort_Battleford Fort Battleford], [http://www.silvercity.org/stilltheoldwest/historic_fort_bayard.php Fort Bayard],  Fort Bear Springs, [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fort_Beauharnois Fort Beauharnois], Beck's Fort, Fort Belknap-Montana, [http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/qbf02 Fort Belknap-Texas], [http://www.ftbelknap.org/ Fort Belknap Indian Community], [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fort_Belmont Fort Belmont], [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fort_Bennett Fort Bennett], [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fort_Benton,_Montana Fort Benton], Fort Berhold,  [http://www.militarymuseum.org/FtBidwell.html Fort Bidwell],  Black Hawk Fort, Fort Blane, [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blue_Mounds_Fort Fort Blue Mounds], [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fort_Boise Fort Boise], [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boonesborough,_Kentucky Fort Boonesboro], [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fort_Bowie Fort Bowie], Fort Boyd, Fort Branch, [http://www.legendsofamerica.com/az-fortbreckinridge.html Fort Breckinridge], [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fort_Bridger,_Wyoming Fort Bridger], [http://fortwiki.com/Fort_Bridgman Fort Bridgman], Fort Brooke,  Fort Burce, Fort Buchanan, [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fort_Buford Fort Buford], [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fort_Bull Fort Bull], [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fort_Butler_%28Murphy,_North_Carolina%29 Fort Butler] 

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United States Gotoarrow.png American Indian Research Gotoarrow.png Forts


A stucture developed for security, from an enemy. A fort may be occupied by military personnel.

Much of the "work" of the Bureau of Indian Affairs was done at forts.  Many agents were "stationed" at forts.

A list of forts can be found for each state on the state military pages. The navigation box at the bottom of this page links to each state. Many of the forts listed on the state military pages have external links for you to learn more.

At the end of this list of Forts is a list of camps by state.

Cherokee Removal Forts    http://ngeorgia.com.history/cherokeeforts.html   

  • For Distribution of Regular Army Troops (by State and fort) for years: 1822, 1830, 1839, 1843, 1845, 1850,1860, 1867,1870, 1878,1885, and 1895 available pages 162-171, of Atlas of American Indian Affairs. by Francis Paul Prucha. University of Nebraska Press: Lincoln and London C. 1990. FHL Book 970.1 P95aa




  • Fort Callore, Fort Canby, Fort Carlton, Fort Carillon, Fort Carondolet, Fort Cascade, Fort Casper, Fort Cass,  Fort Caswell, Fort Carlos, Fort Cavagnial,  Cedar Fort, Fort Chadborne, Fort Chambly, Fort Charlotte,  Fort Charles, Fort Christina,  Fort Churchill, Fort Clark, Fort Clarke, Fort Cobb, Fort Coffee, Fort Colerain, Fort Coleman,  Fort Concho, Fort Confederation, Fort Connor, Fort Crawford, Fort Crittenden, Fort Cumberland, Fort Cummings, Fort Custer










  • Fort Lancaster, Fort Lane, Fort Lapwai, Fort Laramie, Fort Larned,  Fort Laurens, Fort Lebanon, Fort Le Boeuf,  Fort Laufontleroy, Fort/Contanment Leavenworth, Fort Leavenworth,  Fort Ledgerwood, Fort Lee,  Fort Lewis,  Lick's Fort, Fort Ligonier, Fort Limhi, Fort Lincoln, Fort Logan, Fort Loudoun,  Fort Louis de la Mobil, Fort Lowell, Fort Lyon


  • Fort McArthur, Fort Macintosch, Fort Macleod,  Fort Machault, Fort McDonald, Fort Malden, Fort Mandan,  Fort Mann, Fort Manuel, Fort Marion,  Fort Massac, Fort Massachusetts,  Fort Missoula, Fort McDermitt, Fort McDowell, Fort McCord, Fort McIntosh, Fort McKavett, Fort McKeen, Fort McKinney, Fort McKenzie, Fort McLane, Fort McPherson, Fort McRae,  Fort Meade,  Fort Marion,  Fort Mason, Fort Matison, Maxwell's Fort, Fort Meigs, Fort Mellon, Fort Menard, Fort Merrill, Fort Miami, Fort Micanopy, Fort Michilimackinac, Fort Mims,  Fort Miner, Fort Misqually, Fort Missoula, Fort Mitchell, Fort Mohave , Fort Mojave, Fort Monroe, Fort Moultrie, Fort Mystic







  • Fort St. George, Fort St. Jean, Fort St. Joseph, Fort St Louis, Fort St. Pierre,  Fort Sackville, Fort Sanders, Fort Sandusky,  Fort San Fernando, Fort San Juan, Fort San Luis,  Fort Sartwell, Fort Saybrook, Fort Schlosser, Fort Schuyler, Fort Scott, Fort Martin Scott, Fort Selden, Fort Seneca, Fort Sedgwick, Fort Shaw, Fort Shawnee,  Fort Sheridan, Fort Sill, Fort Simcoe, Fort Sinquefield, Fort Smith, Fort Snelling, Fort Stanton, Fort Stanwix, Fort Fred Steele, Fort Steuben,  Fort Stephens, Fort Steppenson, Fort Stevenson, Fort Stockton, Fort Sully, Fort Sumner, Fort Supply








Arizona: Camp Bonito,Camp Douglas Chicago,  Camp Douglas Utah,  Camp Emmet Crawford, Camp Tucson, Camp Newell, Camp Price  

Nevada: Camp Ruby, Camp Winfield Scott


Konstantin, Phil. This Day in North American Indian History, Important Dates in the History of the North America's Native Peoples for Every Dalendar Day. Da Capo Press C. 2002  ISBN 0-306-81170-7