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Accession number 2005.1
Catalog Number 2005.1.139
Object Name Newspaper
Scope & Content Newspaper article from The Okeechobee News; May 2, 1963

Boehmers Recall Early Days with Seminoles

The subject of this article is education.

Billy Conepatchie (Billy Cornpatch) from Big Cypress, went to school in Ft. Myers, and lived with the Hendry family, all previous to 1900.
Tony Tommie in Ft. Lauderdale and went to Carlisle Indian School
1938 Richard Osceola, father of Joe Dan Osceola, instrumental in getting a school in Brighton. The Boehmer's came to Florida from South Dakota and the Sioux people.







Title Boehmers Recall Early Days with Seminoles
Collection r
Date May 2, 1963
Catalog date 2016-01-14
Condition Good
Imagefile 110\20051139.JPG