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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
The cultural traditions of the Calusa were deeply rooted in Estero Bay, ... Indians
had taken the position, having made a very strong barricade, and within it there ...
Sep 2, 2013 ... Short video on the Calusa Indians of Southwest Florida. This video was used in a
fourth grade social studies lesson.
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 ...
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, ...
Fontaneda, whose information dates from a very early period, has the following to
say about the Indians of Calos (Calusa):. These Indians possess neither gold ...
Information on the language, culture, history and genealogy of the Calusa
Indians of southern Florida. Includes a kids' section with questions and answers