This was written by the widow of a pyrotechnics manufacturer,
- Erected by his spouse
- to the memory of
- A—– B—–
- Manufacturer of Fireworks
- He has gone to the only place
- Where his own works are excelled.
The widow of a man who was blown to pieces by gunpowder, insisted that the following be written above his gathered fragments.
He rests in pieces.
Prior to statehood, Alabama was a vast wilderness with a large Native American population. It is only natural that when new immigrants from other states arrived, conflicts over the land would arise. Soon, these small conflicts exploded into war.
Alabama Footprints Confrontation is a collection of lost and forgotten stories that reveals why and how the confrontation between the Native American population and settlers developed into the Creek-Indian War as well as stories of the bravery and heroism of participants from both sides.
Some stores include:
- Tecumseh Causes Earthquake
- Terrified Settlers Abandon Farms
- Survivor Stories From Fort Mims Massacre
- Hillabee Massacre
- Threat of Starvation Men Turn To Mutiny
- Red Eagle After The War