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Calusa

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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: "The Shell Indians"

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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 of Sanibel Island

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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 ...

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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.

Calusa - Palm Beach County History On-Line

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Shell Indians (with attitude). For thousands of years, Southwest Florida's Calusa Indians paddled the rivers and back bays of this area. These earliest residents ...

FLORIDA OF THE INDIANS - Florida History Internet Center

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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.

Who Were the Calusa - Calusa Land Trust

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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 ...

Calusa Tribe - Access Genealogy

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Jul 9, 2011 ... Calusa Indians. An important tribe of Florida, formerly holding the southwest coast from about Tampa Bay to Cape Sable and Cape Florida, ...

Calusa Indians in Florida - Access Genealogy

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Apr 26, 2013 ... An early Spanish writer. Gov. Mendez de Canço, writing in 1598 or 1599, says that the Indians of southern Florida did not live in settled villages ...

Calusa Indians dominated our coast in 1500 | HeraldTribune.com

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May 5, 2013 ... Five hundred years ago, when the Spanish first landed in Florida, the Calusa Indians were the dominant tribe in the state. From Mound Key on ...

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The Calusa Indians

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The Calusa Indians were originally called the "Calos" which means "Fierce People". They were descendants of Paleo-Indians who inhabited Southwest Florida ...

Facts for Kids: Calusa Indians (Calusas) - Orrin's Website

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Information about the Calusa Indians for students and teachers. Facts about Calusa Indian food, clothing, houses, villages, art and crafts, weapons and tools,  ...

Calusa Language and the Calusa Indian Tribe (Caloosa)

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Information on the language, culture, history and genealogy of the Calusa Indians of southern Florida. Includes a kids' section with questions and answers about ...