The Calusa were a Native American people of Florida's southwest coast. Calusa
society ..... In 1711, the Spanish helped evacuate 270 Indians, including many
Calusa, from the Florida Keys to Cuba...
The Calusa (kah LOOS ah) lived on the sandy shores of the southwest coast of
Florida. These Indians controlled most of south Florida. The population of this ...
The Calusa Indians were originally called the "Calos" which means "Fierce
People". They were descendants of Paleo-Indians who inhabited Southwest
Information about the Calusa Indians for students and teachers. Facts about
Calusa Indian food, clothing, houses, villages, art and crafts, weapons and tools,
Besides inhabiting Lee County, where Sanibel is located, Calusa Indians also
lived in Charlotte and Collier counties. The Calusa were one of the first Florida ...
May 12, 2016 ... The Calusa are said to have been the descendants of Palaeo-Indians who
inhabited Southwest Florida about 12000 years ago. The ancestors ...
Sep 2, 2013 ... Short video on the Calusa Indians of Southwest Florida. This video was used in a
fourth grade social studies lesson.
Aug 6, 2014 ... Calusa Indians. An important tribe of Florida, formerly holding the southwest
coast from about Tampa Bay to Cape Sable and Cape Florida, ...
May 5, 2013 ... Five hundred years ago, when the Spanish first landed in Florida, the warrior
Calusa Indians were the dominant tribe in the state.
The Calusa Indians were a formidable Florida tribe who formerly held the
southwest coast from about Tampa Bay to Cape Sable and Cape Florida,
together with ...