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Seminole Wars


The Seminole Wars, also known as the Florida Wars, were three conflicts in Florida between ...... In exchange for a reservation in southern Florida, the Seminoles would stop ..... The plan included ...

seminole indians - Florida Keys History Museum


Early European settlers found many Indian tribes in the southeast who were .... Superintendent of Indian Affairs of the Southern District, John Stuart, in 1771.

Seminole Indian History


A fierce, proud tribe of Florida, let neither three wars with the United States Army ... The term "Seminole" is a derivative of "cimarron" which means "wild men" in ...

Facts for Kids: Seminole Indians (Seminoles) - Orrin's Website


Facts about Seminole Indian food, clothing, houses, villages, art and crafts, weapons and ... Other Seminole people still live in southern Florida today. ... In colonial times, the Seminoles adapted European costume into their own characteristic ...

Seminole Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...


The Seminole are an American Indian group in southern Florida. ... Throughout the Southeast, European settlers in the eighteenth century caused massive ...

Southeast Tribes - Annenberg Learner


The Cherokee first encountered Europeans in 1540 when Hernando de Soto ... Originally part of the Creek tribe, the Seminole migrated to Florida in the early ... The few Seminoles who remained, isolated in southern Florida, continued to face  ...

The history of the Seminole Indians - Indians.org


Even when the Europeans arrived, at first they were not interested in the area of Florida, but showed more curiosity toward the southern part of the nation ...

European Exploration and Colonization - Florida Department of State


Other Europeans may have reached Florida earlier, but no firm evidence of such ... the borders of Spanish power southward into present-day southern Georgia. At the ... with Florida's Indian people later would be called the First Seminole War.

Seminole Tribe of Florida - Culture, Seminole Clothing


Patchwork clothing, considered by many to be the Seminole's traditional dress, is really ... These migrations were the result of the European political situation in ...

Black Seminoles | people | Britannica.com


Jan 21, 2016 ... Black Seminoles, also called Seminole Maroons or Seminole Freedmen, ... The Native American Seminoles living in Florida were not one tribe but many. .... that dominated many parts of central, southern, and eastern Europe ...

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Florida Indian Tribes and Languages - Native language


Information on the Native American tribes of Florida, with maps, reservation ... together in the 1700's to fight the European invaders, including people from the Creek, ... Two good books about the history of the Seminole tribe in southern Florida.



The Seminole Wars in Florida lasted from 1821 to 1855 and delayed the ... The development of the Southern states disrupted the boundaries of all native ... Wars of 1813, their ability to adapt to such European ways as wheat farming and cattle  ...

Seminole | people | Britannica.com


In the last half of the 18th century, migrants from the Creek towns of southern ... bloody power struggles between European colonizers and other Southeast Indians. ... As a result of the First Seminole War, Spain ceded its Florida holdings to the ...