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Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject contains "Seminole War, 3rd, 1855-1858"
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At the Home of a Florida "Cracker" by Clarence Bloomfield Moore from Demorest's Family Magazine, 1892

At the Home of a Florida "Cracker" by Clarence Bloomfield Moore from Demorest's Family Magazine, 1892

Date
1892-02
Description
The magazine article titled "At the Home of a Florida 'Cracker'" was written by Clarence Bloomfield Moore and published in Demorest's Family Magazine, Volume XXVIII, No. 4 in February 1892. In the article, Moore defines what a Florida "cracker" is and writes about the life of a Florida "cracker" named Captain Mansfield, who served during the Third Seminole War (1855-1858). The article also includes photographs taken by Moore of Captain Mansfield, his house and more.
Collection
Letter from Adjutant General Samuel Cooper to Colonel James Munroe, 1856

Letter from Adjutant General Samuel Cooper to Colonel James Munroe, 1856

Date
1856-01-07
Description
Letter from Adjutant General Samuel Cooper to Colonel John Munroe, commander of U.S. troops in South Florida, outlining the terms by which volunteer companies should be mustered into Federal service.
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flc_975.9-m821_01At the Home of a Florida "Cracker" by Clarence Bloomfield Moore from Demorest's Family Magazine, 1892TextQuality of life--Documentation|
Country life--Documentation
Poverty
Rural poor
Poor whites
Seminole War, 3rd, 1855-1858
Creek Indians
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s777_b002_f03_07Letter from Adjutant General Samuel Cooper to Colonel James Munroe, 1856TextSeminole War, 3rd, 1855-1858/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/s777_b002_f03_07.jpg