Sentence Examples


  • His first field service was in Florida against the Seminole Indians.
  • It fell to him, therefore, to direct the conduct of the Black Hawk and Seminole wars.
  • He served in the Black Hawk and Seminole wars, and left the army in 1837 to become a civil engineer, but a year afterwards he was reappointed to the army as first lieutenant, Topographical Engineers, and breveted captain for his conduct in the Seminole war.
  • An attempt was made to carry out a consolidation of the internal debt, which failed; the army was reduced and reorganized, and the northern frontier was defended by military colonies," formed partly of civilized Seminole Indians from the United States.
  • Seminole conglomerate 50 ft.