21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
The tunnels of Ft. Barrancas

This is the tunnel system of Fort Barrancas in Pensacola, Florida. Soldiers roamed and fought in these tunnels during the war. To the left were areas where the kept powder and ammunition. To the right were these narrow spaces for them to target the enemy outside while above them was another tunnel system. During different times of the day the lighting and shadows would create different effects depending on the conditions.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2023
Date Uploaded: 11.2023
Photo Location: Pensacola, Fl, United States of America
Camera: X-T30
Copyright: © William Finn