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Wild sports in the South; or, The camp-fires of the Everglades.

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Date Issued:
1860
Summary:
A collection of tales about hunting and interactions with indians in Florida during the middle of the Nineteenth Century.
Title: Wild sports in the South; or, The camp-fires of the Everglades.
Alternative Title: Campfires of the Everglades.
Alternative Title: Camp-fires of the Everglades.
Name(s): Whitehead, Charles E. (Charles Edward), 1829-1903
PALMM (Project)
Type of Resource: text
Genre: text
Issuance: monographic
Date Issued: 1860
Publisher: Derby & Jackson
Place of Publication: New York, N.Y.
Physical Form: electronic resource
Extent: viii, 424 pages, 5 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 19 cm.
Language(s): English
Summary: A collection of tales about hunting and interactions with indians in Florida during the middle of the Nineteenth Century.
Table of Contents: Introductory -- The camp fire -- A bear in the camp -- The dangers of fire-hunting -- The plantation house of "Far Away" -- The panther's cub -- The deer hunt -- The fireside at Far Away -- The still hunt -- The Florida Pocahontas -- The Florida Pocahontas, continued -- The battue on Bonda Key -- The history of an old friend -- The drowned lands.
Target Audience: College students and adults
Target Audience: general
Identifier: AAB6340QF00001/18/200508/04/200516448BfamIa D0QF (FCLAZ), FHP C CF 2005-01-19 (DNX), huc3090202 (snx), FCLA url 20050420xOCLC (snx), 60544644 (oclc), CF00001695 (IID), 2581474 (digitool), ucf:24945 (fedora)
Note(s): Donated from the Collection of Thomas and Georgine Mickler.
Electronic reproduction. [Florida] : State University System of Florida, PALMM Project, 2005. (Florida heritage collection) Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Internet connectivity; Web browser software; Adobe Acrobat Reader to view and print PDF files. Electronically reproduced by the University of Central Florida from a book held in the Main Library at the University of Central Florida, Orlando.
Subject(s): Whitehead, Charles E. (Charles Edward), 1829-1903
Hunting -- Florida -- History -- 19th century
Everglades (Fla.) -- Description and travel
Everglades -- 3090202
Florida -- Description and travel
Ante-Bellum Florida, 1845-1861
Native Americans
Description and travel
Library Classification: F315 .W58 1860
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fcla/tc/fhp/CF00001695.jpg
Owner Institution: UCF
Is Part of Series: Thomas and Georgine Mickler collection.
Original Title: Wild sports in the South; or, The camp-fires of the Everglades.
(OCoLC)332389
Is Part of Series: Florida Heritage Collection.
(Link to Collection)