Seminole Indian chickee huts by baseball field at the Big Cypress Indian Reservation

Seminole Indian chickee huts by baseball field at the Big Cypress Indian Reservation


Image Number

  • FS80238A

Year

  • Not after 1980

Series Title

General Note

  • Accompanying note: "The traditional Seminole house, called a chikkee, was a simple, open shelter of cypress poles with a thatched palmetto roof - cool and comfortable in the summer heat. Some people in Big Cypress still live in family camps with a cooking shed, and separate chikkees for sleeping and storage. People there have also adapted chikkees to new purposes: a baseball dugout, a snack bar, a church meeting-hall."

Physical Description

  • 1 slide - col.

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Seminole Indian chickee huts by baseball field at the Big Cypress Indian Reservation
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Seminole Indian chickee huts by baseball field at the Big Cypress Indian Reservation. Not after 1980. Color slide, . State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/120205>, accessed 27 May 2016.

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Seminole Indian chickee huts by baseball field at the Big Cypress Indian Reservation. Not after 1980. Color slide. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 27 May. 2016.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/120205>.

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