The Creek War began on August 30, 1813, when a faction of Creek known as the Red Sticks attacked
Andrew Jackson's Sword and Scabbard
Grade Range: 5-12
Resource Type(s): Artifacts, Primary Sources
Date Posted: 12/22/2010
Andrew Jackson carried this sword and scabbard while commanding the American forces, which included Tennessee militia, U.S. regulars, and Cherokee, Choctaw, and Southern Creek Indians during the Creek War in the War of 1812.