|Call#||AM1 .A37 Spring 2002 (copy 1)|
"Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum News"; News from the Museum of the Seminole Tribe of Florida; Spring 2002
Included articles and images:
Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Active at Okeechobee Battlefield Site
Brian Zepeda (on cover)
Museum Helps Girl Scouts Celebrate 90th Anniversary
Did You Know? Second Seminole War cost more than the American Revolution and lasted 7 years; involved 52,000 soldiers and volunteers; many soldiers served later in the Civil War.
Abraham Lincoln called the largest battle of the War, the Battle of Okeechobee, "the most desperate struggle in the annals of Indian warfare."
Many officers who served in the wars in Florida later gained fame in the Civil War. These includeded Robert E. Lee, Stonewall Jackson, Robert Anderson, Raphael Semmes, D.H. Hill, William Techumseh Sherman, and many others.
Two future American Presidents served in the Seminole Wars, Andrew Jackson during the First, and Zachery Taylor during the Second.
The Second Seminole War has come to be called "the fiercest of all the wars ever engaged by the U.S. Government against Native American Peoples"
|Title||Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum News; News from the Museum of the Seminole Tribe of Florida; Spring 2002|
|Published Date||Spring 2002|
|Physical Description||8.5 x 11 inch softcover; 7 numbered pages; black and white images|
|LCNO||AM1 .A37 Spring 2002 (copy 1)|
|Published Place||Ft. Lauderdale|
|Publisher||The Seminole Tribe of Florida, Inc.|