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Accession number 2015.44
Catalog Number 2015.44.38
Object Name Newspaper
Scope & Content "The Seminole Tribune: The Native's Voice", Vol. 1 No. 15; May 21,1984;
The official newspaper of the Seminole Tribe of Florida

Articles, subjects and images include:

Seminole Tribune Messengers Meet State Officials
Brande Clay
Tommie Billie
Naha Jumper
Elrod Bowers
June Tiger
Laquita Jumper
Bobbie Lou Billie
An Impossible Task becomes a reality in Tallahassee
Chariman Billie
Editorial by Betty Mae Jumper on college "rules"
Juanita Osceola resigns to pursue private buisness venture
Candy Osceola
Agness Billie-Motlow
Geneva Gooden
Betty Mae Jumper and Mary Tommy pictured in patchwork as young women of the all-Indian choir in Dania
Images from the Tribe Salute to the State of Florida
James Billie
Joel M. Frank
Miriam Bowers
Mitchell Cypress
Bobbie Lou Billie
Nancy McInturff
Frank Mann
Jacob Osceola
Joel M. Frank
Bobby Henry
Danny Jumper
Larry Frank
Joel M. Frank
Jacob Osceola
Howard Tiger Champs:
Jim Osceola
Dennis Osceola
Curtis Osceola
Jimbo Herron
Ruggy Jumper
Kevin Osceola
Marlin Billie
Chuck Osceola
Marlene Smith
Mike Skeet Johns
This paper also includes an insert from the Sun-Tattler, published in Broward County, Florida, titled Seminole Indian Nation Chief James Billie: Preserving Yesterday, Planning for Tomorrow: a short biography of James E. Billie/James Billie; the Chairman's great-grandfather is listed as Ingram Billie; his cousin as Sonny Billie, the last fully-trained medicine man; explains that the students with good grades become the messengers flown to Tallahassee every other week to hand deliver the Seminole Tribune to legislators; background and description of Billie's Swamp

Title The Seminole Tribune: The Native's Voice
Date May 21,1984
Catalog date 2015-11-16
Condition Good
Imagefile 104\20154438.JPG