The Calusa were a Native American people of Florida's southwest coast. Calusa
society ... peninsula. Calusa influence may have also extended to the Ais tribe on
the central east coast of Florida...
Information about the Calusa Indians for students and teachers. Facts about
Calusa Indian food, clothing, houses, villages, art and crafts, weapons and tools,
It served as the main highway inland to the Calusa Indians. ... by Dean Quigley,
reproduced with permission by Alton Martin depicts a scene of life in the village.
For thousands of years, Southwest Florida's Calusa Indians paddled the rivers ...
By looking at the remnants of Calusa villages it was discovered that they built ...
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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.
Small villages of about 25 people led by a male leader was the norm. Florida
Indian ... Along the southwest Gulf coast lived the Calusa (Caloosa) Indians. A
South Florida was once the domain of the Calusa Indians, a powerful and ...
Middens — the remains of many centuries of Indian village life — blanket the ...
May 5, 2013 ... The Calusa built mounds and villages from Charlotte Harbor to the Ten
Thousand Islands around Everglades City. They were fishermen who ...
Marrying a woman from outside the Calusa tribe insured peace between these
other tribes. ... “Some Indians donned and went out into the village with them.
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, ...