The Seminoles of Florida
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The Seminoles of Florida

By Minnie Moore-Willson
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Table of Contents
  • THE SEMINOLES OF FLORIDA
  • FOREWORD
  • PREFACE
  • CONTENTS
  • LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS
  • PART FIRST
    • Facts of Earlier Days
    • ORIGIN OF TROUBLES.
    • EFFORTS AT INDIAN REMOVAL.
    • THE MASSACRE OF GENERAL THOMPSON AND OF DADE’S FORCES.
    • A DISHONORED TREATY.
    • AS-SE-HE-HO-LAR, THE RISING SUN, OR OSCEOLA.
    • OSCEOLA’S CAPTURE.
    • THE HIDDEN WAR CAMP.
    • WILD CAT AND GENERAL WORTH.
    • INDIAN WARFARE.
    • INTERLUDE ‘DAT SEMINOLE TREATY DINNER.’
  • PART SECOND
    • The Present Condition and Attitude of the Seminoles
    • NATIONAL INDIAN ASSOCIATION Its Work and its Results
    • THE FRIENDS OF THE FLORIDA SEMINOLES.
    • OUR DUTY TO THESE WARDS OF THE NATION.
    • CHIEF TALLAHASSEE.
    • INCREASING.
    • APPEARANCE AND DRESS.
    • INDEPENDENCE AND HONOR.
    • THE SEMINOLE’S UNWRITTEN VERDICT OF THE WHITE RACE.
    • ENDURANCE AND FEASTS.
    • THE HUNTING DANCE.
    • SLAVERY.
    • HANNAH, THE LAST LIVING SLAVE OF THE SEMINOLE INDIANS.
    • UNWRITTEN LAWS.
    • GENS AND MARRIAGE.
    • BEAUTY AND MUSIC.
    • RELATIONSHIP TO THE AZTECS AND EASTERN TRIBES “Yah-vey, Yah-vey”
    • SEMINOLES AT HOME The Everglades
    • ALLIGATOR HUNTING.
    • BEAR HUNTING WITH THE SEMINOLES.
    • CHIEF TOM TIGER (MIC-CO TUSTENUGGEE).
    • NANCY OSCEOLA.
    • BILLY BOWLEGS (CHO-FEE-HAT-CHO).
    • RELIGION.
    • BROUGHT BACK.
    • MOUNDS.
    • PICTURE WRITING.
    • MEDICINE.
    • FLORIDA’S ABIDING WORDS OF BEAUTY THE HERITAGE OF THE ABORIGINAL PATHFINDERS.
    • THE SEMINOLE’S RECESSIONAL.
  • SUPPLEMENT
    • THE LEAST KNOWN WILDERNESS OF AMERICA
      • TOGETHER WITH THE STORY OF THE RED INHABITANTS
    • THE LAND OF THE SEMINOLE
      • EVERGLADE SCENARIO
      • FEDERAL GOVERNMENT INVESTIGATES LAND DEALS
    • CROSSING THE EVERGLADES BY AEROPLANE
    • EVERGLADE GEYSER
    • SEMINOLE HISTORY REVIEWED
    • THE 1917 LAND BILL.
    • A VISIT TO A SEMINOLE CAMP.
    • VISITORS FROM THE EVERGLADES.
    • STEM-O-LA-KEE.
    • HOME AND RELIGION.
    • SEMINOLE INCIDENTS.
    • MESSAGES FROM THE EVERGLADES.
    • SEMINOLES FIRST SUFFRAGISTS.
    • OSCEOLA, THE GARIBALDI OF THE SEMINOLES
    • SHALL OSCEOLA’S BONES BE REMOVED?
      • A MEMORIAL TO OSCEOLA.
    • A BRONZE STATUE IN THE EVERGLADES.
    • THE POCAHONTAS OF FLORIDA. U-LE-LAH, THE PRINCESS OF HIRRIHIGUA.
      • U-LE-LAH, THE POCAHONTAS OF FLORIDA.
      • FERDINAND DE SOTO.
      • PRINCESS OF HIRRIHIGUA.
  • Vocabulary
    • INTRODUCTION TO VOCABULARY[6]
    • VOCABULARY[7]
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