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Making Chief Osceola; The Abolitionists and the Rise of an American Myth

Event Date:

March 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Dallas B. Townsend Agricultural Center
1085 Pratt Boulevard
LaBelle, FL 33935


Joe Thomas
(863) 674-0034

Program Description:

The program explores the myths and legends surrounding Osceola. The presenter focuses on the politics of the nation during the Second Seminole Indian War and how the army and the state of the union helped perpetuate the many myths about Osceola.