Author:Chappel, Alonzo ; (John Rogers)

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Massacre at Fort Mimms Hand Colored Steel Engraving

By: Chappel, Alonzo ; (John Rogers)

Price: $29.94

Publisher: New York, Johnson, Fry and Company: 1860

Seller ID: 41894

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; Excellent 19th Century steel engraving with modern hand coloring, depicting Massacre at Fort Mimms, an attack on settlers and allied Native Americans on August 30, 1813, by the Red Stick faction of the Creeks. Public outcry sparked the initial military action against the Creek Nation that would usher in the Creek War of 1813-14. Beautifully engraved (perhaps by John Rogers) after an original painting by Alonzo Chappel (1828-1887). Image measures 5 5/8" x... View more info