Fort Gaines, Georgia (1816)

Fort Gaines was an important military post of the First Seminole War. It protected the Georgia frontier in 1816-1821. The fort was named for Maj. Gen. Edmund Pendleton Gaines, a hero of the War of 1812, and was built to guard the southern border of the Creek Nation as defined by the Treaty of Fort […]

Riding the Apalachicola River with Capt. Gill

Join us for a journey through the estuary of the Apalachicola River with Capt. Gill Autrey: You can learn more about Capt. Gill’s River Cruises by visiting Here are some additional photos from our cruise on the lower Apalachicola River: If you would like to see more about historic Apalachicola, Florida, click below for […]

USS Yorktown survivor remembers the Battle of Midway

Roger Spooner of Seminole County, Georgia, is a remarkable American. A sailor during World War II, he survived the sinking of the aircraft carrier USS Yorktown during the Battle of Midway. Two Egg TV visited with him on the 75th anniversary of the battle. Click play to hear Mr. Spooner’s remarkable story: To learn more […]