Chickasaw Nation http://wknofm.org en Fort San Fernando De Las Barrancas http://wknofm.org/post/fort-san-fernando-de-las-barrancas <p>Twelve years after the end of the American Revolution the fledgling nation had a competitor for ownership of the bluff where Memphis now stands.</p><p>On June 20, 1795 a Spanish contingent led by Don Manuel Gayoso, secured a treaty from the Chickasaw nation, ceding the bluff and surrounding lands to Spain “forever.”</p> Tue, 23 Jul 2013 23:13:51 +0000 Steve Pike 34384 at http://wknofm.org Fort San Fernando De Las Barrancas