• A View of the Horseshoe Bend Battlefield.

    Horseshoe Bend

    National Military Park Alabama

Treaty of Fort Jackson Symposium

Horseshoe Bend National Military Park in partnership with Fort Toulouse/Jackson Park will present a symposium on the Bicentennial of the Treaty of Fort Jackson on August 9th at the Alabama Department of Archives and History in Montgomery, AL. The event will take place in the Farley auditorium beginning at 9 AM and concluding at 12:45 PM. The symposium is free and no registration is required. A schedule of speakers will be posted in the coming weeks.

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Tennesse Militia with Muskets

A flintlock smoothbore musket had a maximum effective range of one hundred yards. A soldier was trained to fire a smoothbore musket once every twenty seconds. More...