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Fort Frederik in St. Croix, U.S.V.I., is a National Historic Landmark, the red and white Fort Frederik was built in the 1750's to ward off pirates.
It is from this fort that Danish Governor Peter Von Scholten emancipated the slaves on July 3rd, 1848.
Photo by Deirdre Hamill/Quest Imagery
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Fort Frederik, St. Croix
Fort Frederik in St. Croix, U.S.V.I.,  is a National Historic Landmark, the red and white Fort Frederik was built in the 1750's to ward off pirates. <br />
It is from this fort that Danish Governor Peter Von Scholten emancipated the slaves on July 3rd, 1848. <br />
Photo by Deirdre Hamill/Quest Imagery