Coffee and Conversation Speakers Series – Making of Chief Osceola: The Abolitionists and the Rise of the an American Myth”
March 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Venue:The Old Courthouse Heritage Museum
1 Courthouse Square
Inverness, FL 34450
Organizer:Kathy Turner Thompson
Making Chief Osceola: The Abolitionists and the Rise of an American Myth” Dr. Andrew Frank has written numerous books on the Seminoles and other Indians living in the southeastern United States. In this presentation we will explore the many myths surrounding Chief Osceola, his focuses on the army policies during the Second Seminole Indian War (1838 to 1842) and the state of the nation. Factors that birthed these myths.