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 ...
Information about the Calusa Indians for students and teachers. Facts about
Calusa Indian food, clothing, houses, villages, art and crafts, weapons and tools,
A coastal tribe in southwest Florida, the Calusa Indians primarily lived on foods
that they could get from the water. They caught catfish, eels, oysters, lobsters, ...
Information on the language, culture, history and genealogy of the Calusa
Indians of southern Florida. Includes a kids' section with questions and answers
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 ...
Sep 2, 2013 ... Short video on the Calusa Indians of Southwest Florida. This video was used in a
fourth grade social studies lesson.
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.
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 University Museum has an exceptional collection of artifacts from the Calusa
site at Key Marco, Florida. The pelican, wolf, and deer figureheads mentioned ...