Miccosukee Tribe of Indians

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Official Tribal Name: Miccosukee Tribe of Indians

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Recognition Status: Federally Recognized

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Alternate names / Alternate spellings / Misspellings: Formerly known as Miccosukee Tribe of Indians of Florida. The Big Swamp Indians were a band of Miccosukee Indians who lived near Miccosukee Lake in what is now Leon County, Florida.

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Region: Southeast

State(s) Today: Florida

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Reservation: Miccosukee Reservation and Off-Reservation Trust Land

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Seminole Nation of Florida had one of the most amazing alliances with freed African slaves

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