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The Seminoles of Florida

Author: James W Covington
Publisher: Gainesville : University Press of Florida, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Although the Seminoles and Florida have been linked for many years, the tribe was part of the Creek Confederacy in Alabama and Georgia for a far longer time and was a relatively late arrival on the peninsula: The Apalachees, Caulusas, Timucuans, and other smaller tribes arrived much earlier.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James W Covington
ISBN: 081301204X 9780813012049 0813011965 9780813011967
OCLC Number: 27035174
Description: x, 379 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. The Seminoles Come to Florida --
2. Early Conflicts with White Americans --
3. Prelude to War, 1821-1833 --
4. The Second Seminole War, Phase 1, 1835-1838 --
5. The Second Seminole War, Phase 2, 1838-1842 --
6. A Period of Crisis --
7. The Final War, 1855-1858 --
8. Early Contacts and Establishment of a Reservation --
9. Missionary Efforts and New Federal Reservations --
10. Lucien A. Spencer and His Work, 1913-1931 --
11. Brighton and Big Cypress Reservations --
12. The New Deal, World War II, and the Advance of Christianity --
13. The Reservation Indians --
14. The Miccosukee and Trail Indians --
Appendix A. Seminole Census, 1913 --
Appendix B. Superintendents and Agents for the Federal Seminole Agency --
Appendix C. State of Florida Indian Affairs Consultants, Chairs, or Commissioners --
Appendix D. Boards of Directors and Tribal Councils.
Responsibility: James W. Covington.

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Drawing on scholarly and old documents and recently discovered material, Covington gives an account of the Florida Seminoles from their entrance into the state 300 years ago, through the chiefdoms of  Read more...

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<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1112326<\/a>> # Seminole Indians--Social conditions<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Seminole Indians--Social conditions<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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