Downs, Dorothy. Art of the Florida Seminole and Miccosukee Indians. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 1995.

Johnson, Lynn, and Alan Kessler. Native American Dolls of the Seminoles and Miccosukees. 2008.

Lenz, Mary Jane. The Stuff of Dreams: Native American Dolls. New York: Museum of the American Indian, 1986.

Repko, Marya. Angel of the Swamp: Deaconess Harriet Bedell in the Everglades. Everglades City, FL: ECity Pub., 2009.

West, Patsy. The Seminole and Miccosukee Tribes of Southern Florida. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Pub., 2002.

West, Patsy. The Enduring Seminoles: From Alligator Wrestling to Ecotourism. Gainesville, Fla.: University Press of Florida, 1998.


Miccosukee Tribe of Indians of Florida’s official website:

The Seminole Tribe of Florida’s official website: 

Florida Memory Division of Library & Information Services:

Thesis Work 

Archer, Layla Renee. Seminole Dolls, Seminole Life: An Exploration of Tourism and Culture.  Electronic Theses and Dissertations. Paper 228. 2005.

Magazines, Newspapers, and Journals

Candy Brainard. The Colorful Seminole Dolls of Florida. Doll News, Spring 1999, pp. 20-24.

Dorothy Downs. British Influences on Creek and Seminole Men’s Clothing 1733-1858. The Florida Anthropologist, volume 33, June 1980, pp. 46-65.

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