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The Battle of Horseshoe Bend--
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The Battle of Horseshoe Bend: Collision of Cultures examines the conflicts that developed as European Americans and American Indians came into contact. The lesson plan provides insight into the struggles that were prevalent across North America over land and culture. Those interested in learning more will find that the Internet offers a variety of materials.

Horseshoe Bend National Military Park
Horseshoe Bend National Military Park is a unit of the National Park System. The park's web page presents information on the park's history and visitation.

Muscogee (Creek) Nation
The Muscogee (Creek) Nation Web page offers a look at how one faction of this tribe operates as a Nation today. The site details information on their history, present-day government structure, tribal affairs, customs, and more.

The Seminoles
The Florida Division of Historical Resources provides in depth information about the Seminoles, including their leaders, the Seminole Wars, and their role in society today.

Indian Affairs: Laws and Treaties
The Oklahoma State University Library offers a compilation of treaties for the Creeks as well as other tribes. Included is the Treaty of Fort Jackson, 1814.

Native North American Culture
The Minnesota State University EMuseum provides a virtual tour of Native North American Cultures. Included is information on the Seminoles detailing a history of the tribe as well as information about daily life, language and location.

American Presidents Travel Itinerary
The Discover Our Shared Heritage online travel itinerary on American Presidents provides information about the 7th President of the United States, Andrew Jackson, and his home in Tennessee, The Hermitage, a designated National Historic Landmark.

Historic Places of America’s Diverse Culture
The National Register of Historic Places online itinerary Places Reflecting America’s Diverse Cultures highlights the historic places and stories of America’s diverse cultural heritage.  This itinerary seeks to share the contributions various peoples have made in creating American culture and history.

 

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