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Accession number 2015.2
Call# AM1 .A37 Spring 2002 (copy 1)
Summary "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)
Louise Gopher
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"
Object Name Magazine
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
Catalog Number 2015.2.920
Imagefile 102\20152920.JPG
LCNO AM1 .A37 Spring 2002 (copy 1)
Published Place Ft. Lauderdale
Publisher The Seminole Tribe of Florida, Inc.