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Newspaper article from the Tampa Tribune; September 9, 1956
Billy Bowlegs III is a Fine Old Gentleman
Image taken at the Florida Folk Festival at White Springs "on the Suwannee" at the Stephen Foster Memorial. Loaned by Major E.T. Keenan of Frostproof.
Billy Bowlegs III lived on the Brighton Reservation and whose grandfather was a brother of the original Billy Bowlegs who "led the last Seminole uprising and was deported to the Western reservatiion in 1858".
Emma Micco is credited with tanning the leather leggings worn by Bowlegs III.
The Braden Attack; Bowlegs gives an alternative to the usual reports
|Title||Billy Bowlegs III is a Fine Old Gentleman|
|Date||September 9, 1956|