The Traders(Timucua Tribe of Florida). This painting depicts an Indian family from the interior of northeast Florida as they leave a coastal village. This family has just traded alligator and otter skins for shell beads. Tribes traded with each other all across Florida. Florida Lost Tribes Art Project by Theodore Morris
Early Tribes of Florida - When Europeans arrived in south Florida in the 16th century, they found at least five established tribes, which they brought into the historic period by writing about them. The Mayaimi, the Tequesta, the Jeaga and Jobe, the Calusa , and the Ais Indians.