For a list of all trees, ordered by the name of the tree, see List of Trees.

Tree ID: AH-19
Species: Cottonwood
Year: 1863
Honoree: Fort Sumner
Ancestor Location: Fort Sumner, New Mexico
History: Over 12,000 cottonwood trees were planted around Fort Sumner in the New Mexico territory in a reforestation project. About 30 of those trees remain today. Kit Carson marched captive Navajo and Mescalero Apache Indians 400 miles to this site in 1862.

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