Indian Mound located on the bank of the Tennessee River at Florence, Ala. Postcard is cover of booklet containing the poem "Waumanona" by Elizabeth Lansford Edwards. Waumanona was a Chickamauga tribe chieftain and the poem tells the tale of the mound. The following description is included on the last page of the booklet: "The Florence Mound. From Moore's 'Mounds on the Tennessee River.' The mound beside the river at Florence is the largest mound on the Tennessee River. It is 42 feet high--quadrilateral, flat top, but not rectangular, one end being wider than the other. It is so steep as to be ascended only with difficulty."
Florence (Ala.); Alabama; Southern States; Indian encampments; Mounds (Burials)
Florence (Ala.); Alabama; Southern States
3 x 5 b & w postcard and booklet
University of North Alabama, Collier Library Archives
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