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 […]

Excerpt: The Fort at Prospect Bluff documentary

The Fort at Prospect Bluff (or “Negro Fort”) was built by the British in 1814 and destroyed by U.S. forces in 1816. It was the scene of the deadliest cannon shot in American history, a 9-pound cannonball that blew up the gunpowder magazine and killed 270 of the 320 men, women and children within its […]