The Battle of Burnt Corn

The Battle of Burnt Corn From the letter of General James Wilkinson, much of which has been quoted in a preceding chapter, we learn that more than three hundred hostile Creeks, under the Prophet Francis, were camped, on the 25th of June, at the Holy Ground. General Wilkinson writes: “The last information received of their […]

Creek Indian War Timeline

Creek Indian War Timeline 1813 .. 1814 Creek Indian War, a part of the War of 1812, fought largely within the boundaries of present-day Alabama. Andrew Jackson of Tennessee became a military hero as a consequence of his campaigns fought in Alabama culminating in the Battle of New Orleans January 08, 1815 July 27, 1813: […]