Arrival at Jacksonville, Fla.

"About 2:00 A.M. on May 21 [1875], the train entered the pine woods and dense palmetto growth along the Florida border...Later that day, the passengers disembarked at Jacksonville, Florida, and boarded a steamer to Tocoi. They walked a gangplank to board the boat, which carried them up the St. Johns River to another train station. Appearing weathered and ill from their harrowing ride, the taxied on the St. Johns Railway for the final twenty miles." - from Brad D. Lookingbill's "War Dance at Fort Marion" (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2006), 54, 55.; Kiowa artist also known as Zotom and Paul Caryl Zotom, ca. 1853-1913"
Subject(s): Jacksonville, Florida
Date Created: 1875 (approximate)