Museum logo

Archive Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Accession number 2012.20
Catalog Number 2012.20.131
Object Name Newspaper
Scope & Content Newspaper clipping from an unknown Fort Myers, Florida based newspaper. The article is entitled, "East Coast Band Seminole Indians Coming to County, 'Tony Tommy' and Tribe to be Moved From Palm Beach: Tract of 21,000 Acres in Edge of Everglades Tribe's New Home." The article is in regards to a plan to relocate a band of Seminole Indians from West Palm Beach to Lee County.

The clipping was part of a research notebook that belonged to Francis Frost White, an employee of the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) in Dania in the 1930s and 40s.
Title East Coast Band Seminole Indians Coming to County
Date November 1920
Catalog date 2013-11-19
Condition Good
Imagefile 044\201220131.JPG