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Accession number 2012.20
Catalog Number 2012.20.164
Object Name Newspaper
Scope & Content Newspaper clipping that appears to be from a newspaper based out of Miami, Florida. The article is entitled, "Ex.-Co. Official Pleads Guilty to Having Aigrettes: J.G. Truitt, Former County Commissioner, and a Seminole Indian Arrested by Federal Agents." The article is in regards to charges brought against Seminole Tribal member Willie Willie and County Commissioner J.G. Truitt for the illegal possession of egret plumes.

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 Ex.-Co. Official Pleads Guilty to Having Aigrettes
Date May 1919
Catalog date 2013-11-20
Condition Good
Imagefile 044\201220164.JPG