229th Anniversary of the Battle of Fallen Timbers

Thank you to all who joined us for the 229th Anniversary of The Battle of Fallen Timbers held on August 20th.

Scouts and Spies of the Early American Frontier delivered interpretive storytelling from the perspective of historic characters, including:

  • General “Mad” Anthony Wayne
  • Notorious General James Wilkinson
  • A Legion Scout
  • A Woman Adoptee of Native Americans
  • A Spy for the Native Confederacy
  • A 1790s Fur Trader

Other activities included hiking the mile-long Battlefield Trail, a live weapons demonstration, a presentation on Metropark Mammals of the early frontier, and more. 

Thank you to our friends at WTOL for sharing the below video of their coverage of the event with us.

Below are some photos from the event, courtesy of The Mirror Newspaper and writer/photographer Karen Gerhardinger.