Free Lecture on Native Americans March 12
Part of Polk History Center Series
Last updated 3/9/2019 at 3:52pm
A free lecture by Jim Sawgrass, a member of the Muskogee Creek Indian Tribe, will be held Tuesday, March 12 at the Polk County History Center, 100 E. Main St. in Bartow. The presentation from 5:30-7:30 p.m. will offer insight about Southeastern native tribes and their culture.
A native Floridian, Sawgrass has been sharing his knowledge about Native American culture for more than 30 years. He served on the Florida Indian Council from 1991-1995. His lecture includes information about the tools, weaponry, housing and clothing work by Native Americans in the Southeast.
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