Billy Bowlegs III Ahead of his Time

Billy Bowlegs III Ahead of his Time

Native American Heritage Month is a time to celebrate its indigenous people’s accomplishments, contributions, and traditions. Keeping with that theme, Osceola History would like to honor Billy Bowlegs III. A Seminole tribesman was helping to teach the residents of Osceola County all about his peoples’ traditions in the late 1800s. A Boy With Many Names Born Billie Fewell to an African-American father and a Seminole […]

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Native American Heritage Month

Native American Heritage Month

Living History Day, November 14, 2020 Osceola History will observe Native American Heritage Month during its monthly Living History Day event on November 14, 2020, at Pioneer Village. The event will include a Seminole camp with demonstrations about Native American life, and children can participate in a mini archaeological dig. Pioneer Village at Shingle Creek includes structures called chickees that the Seminoles used for shelter. […]

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