The Creek War and the War of 1812 will be the subjects of a two-day public symposium May 22-23 at the Jules Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art at Auburn University.
Scholars from around the country will talk about how these events changed the course of Creek Indian and American History.
The gathering will celebrate the upcoming 50th anniversary of the establishment of Horseshoe Bend National Military Park.
The Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts and the Humanities in Auburn's College of Liberal Arts and Horsehoe Bend National Military Park are sponsors.
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Registration for the conference is $25 for one day, $40 for both days and includes lunch and refreshments. For the registration form, the schedule and list of presenters go to www.auburn.edu/creekwar or call 334-844-4948.