Artist: Rheana Cook
School: Oak Mountain Intermediate, Birmingham
"Red Eagle surrenders to General Jackson"
August 9, 1814: Treaty of Fort Jackson finalized; 23 million acres of Creek territory ceded to the United States, opening up half of the present state of Alabama to white settlement.
Created: October 11, 2007
Alabama Department of Archives & History
624 Washington Avenue
Montgomery, Alabama 36130-0100
Phone: (334) 242-4435