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Fort Davis, Commanding Officer's Quarters

Description: Photograph of a plaque outside the Commanding Officer's Quarters. It says: "Commanding Officer's Quarters: This building served as the residence for the commanding officer. Construction of the house began in 1867 under the direction of Lieutenant Colonel Wesley Merritt, who was the first to move in and call it "home". Today it is furnished to the time when Colonel Benjamin H. Grierson, commander of the black Tenth U.S.Cavalry, and his family lived here, 1882-1885."
Date: August 5, 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
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Fort Davis, Commissary

Description: Photograph of the front and side of the Commissary at Fort Davis. It is a red adobe building with a front porch, several windows, and a second door on the side of the building. The rocky ridge of a mountain is visible behind the building.
Date: August 5, 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
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