franklinite


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franklinite

[′fraŋ·klə‚nīt]
(mineralogy)
ZnFe2O4 Black, slightly magnetic mineral member of the spinel group; usually possesses extensive substitution of divalent manganese and iron for the divalent zinc, and limited trivalent manganese for the trivalent iron.
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As the initial assault began, the surprised Chickamauga were unable to react in-depth, barring the destruction of the Franklinite cannon.
In East Tennessee, the conclusion of' the 18th century was marked by a violent struggle between the European-descended Franklinites and the Chickamauga, IED by a cadre of Cherokee, Creek, and Shawnee war captains Generally labeled the Chickamauga Wars, the conflict spanned approximately two decades and resulted in a multitude of campaigns, battles, and skirmishes with much blood and treasure lost on both sides.
From this attack position, the Franklinites were able to identify the exact location of the camp by the smoke from its fires.