Major Lemuel Montgomery's Pistol
Grade Range: 5-12
Resource Type(s): Artifacts, Primary Source
Date Posted: 12/21/2010
One of a pair of flintlock pistols Andrew Jackson presented to Major Lemuel P. Montgomery following the battle of Talladega. Montgomery, the capital of Alabama, would take its name from the major.
Historical Thinking Standards (Grades 5-12)
United States History Standards (Grades 5-12)