The lost soldiers of Scott’s command: A Memorial Day story from the Apalachicola River

The First Seminole War of 1817-1818 is one of the least known yet most significant conflicts in American history. It raged across North Florida, South Georgia and South Alabama 200 years ago this year. One of the bloodiest battles of the war took place when several hundred Seminole, Miccosukee, Muscogee (Creek), Yuchi and Black Seminole warriors attached […]

Three historians to speak this weekend!

Three Florida historians will speak on Saturday at Two Egg TV’s first Seminole War Symposium. The focus will be on Andrew Jackson’s 1818 invasion of Florida and Native American resistance to it. The symposium gets underway on Friday at 1:30 p.m. CDT/2:30 p.m. EDT with the School of the Seminole/Creek Indian at The Clark Barn in […]

Seminole War Symposium set in Jackson County & Chattahoochee!

Two Egg TV is joining with with Chattahoochee Main Street, Blue Heron’s Creek Hunting Camp, Dr. Joe Knetsch, Dr. Brian Rucker, Dale Cox and The Clark Barn for a 200th anniversary Symposium on the First Seminole War. The event will take place on Friday, April 27th, and Saturday, April 28th. Friday’s activities include the first ever […]

Envision Credit Union donates $6,000 to support Scott 1817 Seminole War Battle!

Envision Credit Union has donated $6,000 through its Focus Foundation to support Chattahoochee’s Scott 1817 Seminole War Battle Reenactment. Officials from the credit union presented the check to representatives of Chattahoochee Main Street, the City of Chattahoochee and the Scott 1817 reenacting group on Friday morning. The funding will cover expenses for the annual reenactment […]

Photos from 200th anniversary Seminole War commemoration

The 200th anniversary of the first actions of the 41-year long Seminole Wars was observed at River Landing Park in Chattahoochee, Florida and associated locations in Bainbridge and Decatur County, Georgia, this weekend. The event featured living history camps, a commemorative march by the 7th U.S. Infantry Living History Association and supporting militia units, an […]

Reenactment & more set for Chattahoochee, FL tomorrow!

The main day of activities for the Scott 1817 200th Anniversary Commemoration will begin Saturday (12/2) morning at 9 a.m. Eastern/8 a.m. Central at River Landing Park in Chattahoochee, Florida. The massive three day event commemorates the beginning of the Seminole Wars, which started at a series of actions in Decatur County, Georgia, and Gadsden […]

Chattahoochee ready for Major Reenactment!

Chattahoochee is setting up for a major event next weekend (Dec. 1-2) at River Landing Park. Seminole/Creek War era reenactors from across the country will begin arriving in town as soon as Tuesday. The living history event is being held to commemorate the first days of the Seminole Wars, when began 200 years ago this […]

Scott Massacre 200th Anniversary Commemoration is 25 days away!

The major 200th Anniversary Commemoration of the Scott Massacre of 1817 will take place in just 25 days! Events are scheduled for locations in both Decatur County, Georgia, and Gadsden County, Florida, with the main commemoration taking place at River Landing Park in Chattahoochee on December 1-2, 2017. A force of several hundred Lower Creek, […]

Chattahoochee kicks off 200th anniversary of Scott Massacre of 1817

Chattahoochee Main Street and the City of Chattahoochee have officially kicked off the 200th anniversary commemoration of the Scott Massacre of 1817. This battle was the first U.S. defeat of the Seminole Wars and took place at what is now River Landing Park in Chattahoochee. A large force of Red Stick Creek, Seminole, Miccosukee and […]