20 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject contains "Seminole Indians"
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Diary Entry of Daniel H. Wiggins, 1838

Diary Entry of Daniel H. Wiggins, 1838

Date
1838-11-05
Description
An entry from Daniel H. Wiggins' diary dated November 5, 1838, with comments on farming, soil conditions, economic opportunities in the Florida territory and his fear of the Seminoles. He also discusses the visit of a group of soldiers to Thomas Randall's plantation south of Monticello, Florida.
Collection
Everglades National Park Promotional Leaflet, ca. 1947

Everglades National Park Promotional Leaflet, ca. 1947

Date
1947 (circa)
Description
Promotional leaflet for Everglades National Park written by Daniel B. Beard of the Everglades National Park Commission. The leaflet includes information about the physical geography, vegetation, wildlife, fishes, history, accommodations and regulations of the park.
Collection
Invitation to Reception and Dinner Hosted by the Seminole Tribe of Florida, 1970

Invitation to Reception and Dinner Hosted by the Seminole Tribe of Florida, 1970

Date
1970
Description
Invitation to a reception and dinner hosted by the Seminole Tribe of Florida in honor of Louis R. Bruce, commissioner of the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs. Florida Governor Claude Kirk replies that he will be unable to attend due to prior commitments.
Collection
Land Grant from the Upper Creeks, Lower Creeks and Seminoles to Thomas Brown, 1783

Land Grant from the Upper Creeks, Lower Creeks and Seminoles to Thomas Brown, 1783

Date
1783-03-01
Description
On March 1, 1783, several "Kings and Warriors" representing Upper Creek, Lower Creek and Seminole towns affixed their names and family marks to a document granting British Indian Agent Thomas Brown substantial territory west of St. Augustine, Florida. The Indian delegation honored their "father and friend" for leading them into battle against the Americans with a grant of land extending from the Amajura River, now known as the Withlacoochee, to the St. Johns River. This document, found among records related to Fatio v. Dewees (1838), represents an enclosure originally submitted by H. Lee IV to Florida territorial judge Augustus Brevoort Woodward in September 1824. Lee sought Woodward's assistance in securing claim to property purchased by his father, General Henry Lee, from Thomas Brown in 1817.
Collection
Letter from B. A. Vaughan, T. S. Rogers and T. B. Goldsby to Governor Thomas Brown, 1853

Letter from B. A. Vaughan, T. S. Rogers and T. B. Goldsby to Governor Thomas Brown, 1853

Date
1853-02-25
Description
Letter from B. A. Vaughan, T. S. Rogers and T. B. Goldsby, a group of students at the University of Virginia, to Florida Governor Thomas Brown expressing their interest in coming to Florida to volunteer for military service against the Seminoles.
Collection
Letter from Betty Mae Jumper to Claude Kirk, 1968

Letter from Betty Mae Jumper to Claude Kirk, 1968

Date
1968-09-18
Description
Letter from Betty Mae Jumper, chair of the Seminole Tribe of Florida, to Florida Governor Claude Kirk requesting a reduced rate for the tribe to use the Alligator Alley toll road.
Collection
Letter from Claude Kirk to Betty Mae Jumper, 1967

Letter from Claude Kirk to Betty Mae Jumper, 1967

Date
1967-07-21
Description
Letter from Florida Governor Claude Kirk to Betty Mae Jumper, chair of the Seminole Tribe of Florida, confirming her appointment as Florida representative at the Governors' Interstate Indian Council convention in Reno, Nevada, from October 18-20, 1967.
Collection
Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor Millard Caldwell, 1947

Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor Millard Caldwell, 1947

Date
1947-05-31
Description
Letter from Ernest Coe, director of the Everglades National Park Association, to Florida Governor Millard Caldwell regarding the land encompassing Everglades National Park. Also includes promotional photographs, a map and the boundaries of the park.
Collection
Letter from Governor Thomas Brown to B. A. Vaughan, T. S. Rogers and T. B. Goldsby, 1853

Letter from Governor Thomas Brown to B. A. Vaughan, T. S. Rogers and T. B. Goldsby, 1853

Date
1853-03-09
Description
Reply letter from Florida Governor Thomas Brown to B. A. Vaughan, T. S. Rogers and T. B. Goldsby, a group of students at the University of Virginia, telling them he "admires" their willingness to come help expel Billy Bowlegs and the Seminoles from Florida, but as governor he has not authority to organize a military force.
Collection
Letter from James W. Wilson to Betty Mae Jumper, 1967

Letter from James W. Wilson to Betty Mae Jumper, 1967

Date
1967-05-24
Description
Letter from James W. Wilson, administrative assistant to Florida Governor Claude Kirk, to Betty Mae Jumper, chair of the Seminole Tribe of Florida, congratulating her on her new position as chair and asking if she would represent Florida at the Governors' Interstate Indian Council (GIIC). Also includes a letter from Erin Forrest, chairman of the GIIC, requesting Governor Kirk appoint two representatives from Florida for the upcoming GIIC convention in Reno, Nevada.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
m89-32_b001_f11_01Diary Entry of Daniel H. Wiggins, 1838textSeminole Indians
Agriculture--Florida
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s576_b026_f03_x02Everglades National Park Promotional Leaflet, ca. 1947textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
Tequesta Indians
Place marketing -- Florida -- Everglades
Calusa Indians
Seminole Indians
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s923_b054_f07_x01Invitation to Reception and Dinner Hosted by the Seminole Tribe of Florida, 1970textSeminole women
Ethnicity, Seminole
Ethnicity, Native American
Seminole Indians
Receptions
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s49_b0484_w864_01Land Grant from the Upper Creeks, Lower Creeks and Seminoles to Thomas Brown, 1783textLand grants
Native Americans
Seminole Indians
Mikasuki Indians
Poarch Band of Creeks
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s2153_b006_f60_02Letter from B. A. Vaughan, T. S. Rogers and T. B. Goldsby to Governor Thomas Brown, 1853textSeminole Indians/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/s2153_b006_f60_02.jpg
s923_b054_f06_02Letter from Betty Mae Jumper to Claude Kirk, 1968textToll roads -- Florida -- Broward County
Seminole women
Ethnicity, Seminole
Ethnicity, Native American
Seminole Indians
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s923_b054_f05_x01Letter from Claude Kirk to Betty Mae Jumper, 1967textSeminole women
Ethnicity, Seminole
Ethnicity, Native American
Seminole Indians
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/s923_b054_f05_x01.jpg
s576_b026_f02_x02Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor Millard Caldwell, 1947textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
Seminole Indians
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/s576_b026_f02_x02.jpg
s2153_b006_f60_01Letter from Governor Thomas Brown to B. A. Vaughan, T. S. Rogers and T. B. Goldsby, 1853textSeminole Indians/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/s2153_b006_f60_01.jpg
s923_b054_f05_01Letter from James W. Wilson to Betty Mae Jumper, 1967textSeminole women
Ethnicity, Seminole
Ethnicity, Native American
Seminole Indians
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