The Seminole Wars

327010
Collection
Classroom
Description
The U.S. Army fought a series of wars against the Seminoles. Conflict increased near the Georgia-Florida border in 1816 and 1817 and Secretary of War John C. Calhoun ordered General Andrew Jackson to invade Spanish Florida and pursue the Seminoles. This became known as the First Seminole War. In 183...
Type
dataset

Thomas Sidney Jesup and the Second Seminole War (October 16, 1836)

255861
Date
October 16, 1836
Collection
Blog Posts

Portrait of Zachary Taylor

10896
Date
183-
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR12505

Portrait of Zachary Taylor

25834
Date
18--
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
RC01992

Portrait of President Zachary Taylor

25833
Date
1849 or 1850
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
RC01991

Trail through mangroves along bay

49965
Date
1921
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
SM1542

Engraved portrait of U.S. General Winfield S. HancockFlorida

34176
Date
18--
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
RC11699

Engraved portrait of U.S. Colonel William J. Worth

34177
Date
184-
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
RC11700

Portrait print of U.S. Major General George H. Thomas

34178
Date
Between 1849 and 1850
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
RC11701

Log cabin block house replica at the Collier-Seminole State park

41322
Date
196-?
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
RC20156

The Florida Seminoles

259750
Collection
Classroom
Description
This learning unit introduces major themes, events, and individuals in Seminole history using primary sources from the collections of the State Library and Archives of Florida.

"Vandalia" at Apalachicola

8523
Date
190-
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR10073

Exterior view of the moat and Fort Marion - Saint Augustine, Florida

64933
Date
1946
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
C002275

1849. Letter to George W. Crawford, Secretary of War from Benjamin Whitener and L.A. Thompson letter outlines the Seminole Wars and actions taken by previous government.

267475
Date
1849
Collection
Richard Keith Call Papers
Description
1849. Latter to George W. Crawford, Secretary of War from Benjamin Whitner and L.A. Thompson, charged by Gov. Brown. Letter explains and outline the Seminole and the actions taken by previous government. Removal of Indians.
Type
Text

Portrait of Billy Bowlegs III at the Brighton Indian Reservation.

245584
Date
1949
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
JJS0582

Portrait of Florida State Senator John T. Lesley

33412
Date
1885
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
RC10810

Thomas Sidney Jesup and the Second Seminole War (Part Six)

257955
Date
February 3, 1837
Collection
Blog Posts

Map of Andrew Jackson's Route in West Florida, 1818

323225
Date
1818
Collection
Florida Maps
Type
stillimage

Map of Andrew Jackson's Route in East Florida, 1818

323224
Date
1818
Collection
Florida Maps
Type
stillimage

SEMINOLE INDIANS

253437
Date
Late 1950s
Collection
Video
Video Details
31:02; b&w; sound and silent; V-201 FLEA001; S. 1579; Media 1979-4
Description
This was filmed at the dedication ceremony for a Seminole Indian recreation center at Brighton Reservation. Howard Tiger is interviewed regarding the Seminole Cattle Raising program while American Indian children play a high-jump game in the background. A Native American dressed in traditional Semin...

Graduating nurses at the Florida State Hospital in Chattahoochee, Florida.

252660
Date
1926
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR295082

Doctors, administrators and nurses in front of the General Infirmary at the Florida State Hospital in Chattahoochee, Florida.

252661
Date
Not before 1937
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR295081

Group portrait of nurses in front of Landis Hall at the Florida State Hospital in Chattahoochee, Florida.

252664
Date
Not before 1937
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR295080

Doctors at the Florida State Hospital in Chattahoochee, Florida.

252665
Date
192-
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR295079

Doctor with unidentified man at the Florida State Hospital in Chattahoochee, Florida.

252666
Date
19--
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR295078

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