Although the two sites were founded almost 80 years apart, their uses throughout history are strikingly similar. Using photos, numbers, facts, and personal narratives, we invite you to use the links on the left to explore the history of these two sites.
Does exploring the histories of these two sites together help us understand how each is used in the present?
Follow the path below to explore the similar histories of Guantánamo and Fort Snelling, from establishment, and military uses, to slavery and detention.
Begin this path: Corresponding Histories