MS 4169 Letter to John R. Swanton

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4169
Creators:
Porter, Kenneth Wiggins, 1905-1981
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Dates:
August 25, 1943
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
2 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
To John R. Swanton, regarding the origin of the name Bucker (Buckra) Woman's Town. Also refers to escape of John Cavallo, alias Gopher John, and other Seminole Indians whom he thinks escaped with Wild Cat from Fort Marion, prison, Florida.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 4169

Local Note
Local Note
typescript letter signed

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 4169, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Seminole Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Southern States Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Horse, John, 1812-1882 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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