In this episode we interviewed Dr. Sam Watson a professor of history at the U.S. Military Academy West Point. He is the author of Jackson’s Sword The Army Officer Corps on the American Frontier, 1810–1821 and Peacekeepers and Conquerors The Army Officer Corps on the American Frontier, 1821–1846. In this interview we talked to him about his article on the 1810 West Florida Rebellion.
The table for the Summer 2013 issue is below.
"Juan Ponce de León and the Discovery of Florida Reconsidered," by Samuel Turner
“Looking for Angola”: An Archaeological and Ethnohistorical Search for a Nineteenth Century Florida Maroon Community and its Caribbean Connections,"
by Rosalyn Howard
"Conquerors, Peacekeepers, or Both? The U.S. Army and West Florida, 1810-1811, A New Perspective," by Samuel Watson
"The Florida Historical Society Presents an Original Courtroom Drama: Ponce de León Landed HERE!!," by Benjamin D. Brotemarkle
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