The Calusa were a Native American people of Florida's southwest coast. Calusa
society .... The Calusa lived in large, communal houses which were two stories
high. When Pedro Menéndez de Avi...
Information about the Calusa Indians for students and teachers. Facts about
Calusa Indian food, clothing, houses, villages, art and crafts, weapons and tools,
Mound House sits on an ancient Calusa Indian Mound in Fort Myers Beach,
Florida. 2000 years of island life are revealed in a variety of tours and
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Sep 2, 2013 ... Short video on the Calusa Indians of Southwest Florida. This video was used in a
fourth grade social studies lesson.
Besides inhabiting Lee County, where Sanibel is located, Calusa Indians also ....
This material provided an ideal foundation material for Calusa homes (Fritz, 7).
The Calusa—People of the Estuary. by William H. Marquardt, Ph.D. South Florida
was once the domain of the Calusa Indians, a powerful and complex society ...
For thousands of years, Southwest Florida's Calusa Indians paddled the rivers
and ... shell mound, thought to be the location of the cacique's, or ruler's, house.
Calusa Indians generally built houses near the water, and they were erected on
stilts to protect them from floods. Their homes had no walls, and they made their ...
By the Mississippian Era (1000 A.D. to 1500 A.D., the Florida Indians were
divided into ... Along the southwest Gulf coast lived the Calusa (Caloosa) Indians.
Jun 28, 2014 ... A later writer says that the Calusa Indians wore gold and other metal on ... himself
once or twice a year to a certain house, accompanied by two ...