He explored Florida in search of the Fountain of Youth in 1493.
Instead he found the 5 "civilized" tribes.
The seminole tribe.
The Cherokee tribe.
The Chickasaw tribe.
The Choctaw tribe.
And the Creek tribe.
The Mississippi tribe was origin of the 5 "civivlized" tribes.
5 Civilized Tribes
The 5 "civilized" tribes were named by white settlers because they picked up some of their customs.
Then Ponce De Leon enslaved the 5 "civilized" tribes.
But he didn't enslave all of them.
Like the Seminole Tribe.
The Spanish started to transport slaves to America.
This was called the Slave Trade.
Slave Trade Map.
Some would escape and join the Seminole Tribe.
Even some indians that were enslaved would do the same .
It all led up to The Three Seminole Wars.
The First Seminole War was from 1817-1818.
The Second Seminole War was from 1835-1842.
The Third Seminole War was from 1855-1858
The Seminoles lost all three wars.
It made alot of American history.
The impact was HUGE.
It left behind a ton of things.
What made them famous.
The fact that they were a pretty big tribe.
They were one of the Five civilized tribes.
The impact of the Seminloe Tribe was: ( Not that kind.)
The Football team.
Museums about them. (and their history.)
Ponce De Leon's great acomplishments and not so great ones.
Going to America. Exploring Florida. Finding the 5 civilized tribes. Building St. Augustine. And more...
Enslaving the indians. Killing the indians. Taking from the indians. And more...
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