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Accession number 2015.1
Catalog Number 2015.1.50
Object Name Newspaper
Scope & Content Newspaper with title, "Voices of the Everglades, A Special Reprint of The News-Press, A Gannett Company". Cover picture shows William Osceola in traditional Seminole clothing poling a long dugout canoe. Special edition is about both the Seminole Tribe of Florida and Miccosukee Tribe of Indians of Florida. Articles include "Door Opens, Ever so Slowly" on George Billie; "The Price of Prosperity"; "Some Modern Indians Struggle to Retain Identity"; "Down the Road, Traditional Indians plan to take back land by persuading others to see the error of their ways"; "Village life offers glimpse at history"; "Man on a Mission, Spiritual leader Bobby C. Billie predicts America will self-destruct"; "Business, Tradition, a delicate balance, Tribes aspire to keep old ways while prospering in modern world"; "Tribes prepared to fight over water quality". Those pictured include George Billie, James Holt, Mad Bear Osceola, Bobby Henry, Charlie Osceola, LeRoy M. Osceola, Laurie-Sandra Osceola, Jenna Osceola, Peggy Osceola, Bobby C. Billie, Colley Billie, Bobby Tigertail, and Jonovan Tigertail. Newspaper also includes advertisements.
Title Voices of the Everglades
Collection Tribal Memorabilia Collection
Date 2014
Catalog date 2015-07-01
Condition Excellent
Imagefile 108\2015150.JPG