Rebellion October 27, 1837     
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Gates of old St. Augustine
The old city gates of St. Augustine, photographed between 1861-1865 by Samuel A. Cooley. Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, LC-B8171-3595 DLC.
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The Army marched its prized captives into old St. Augustine. The citizens turned out in droves. Everyone wanted to see Osceola, the savage chief who had so lately terrorized the nation. Surgeon Jarvis rode alongside the great warrior, recording the moment for posterity. John Horse walked at the back of the procession. No one recorded the crowd's impression of the black warrior.

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Sources: Motte 139, Jarvis Notes 4, Osceola Issue 225-31.
Part 2, War: Outline  l  Images
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 Trail Narrative
 + Prologue
 + Background: 1693-1812
 + Early Years: 1812-1832
 - War: 1832-1838
+ Prelude to War
+ Revenge
+ Deceit
+ Liberty or Death
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Noble Savages
Liberty or Death
Osceola's Death
Star of the Nation
Jesup's Proclamation
The Decision
 + Exile: 1838-1850
 + Freedom: 1850-1882
 + Legacy & Conclusion