Sammy Seminole
Sammy Seminole was the first mascot of the Florida State University Seminoles. He was introduced in 1958 and was retired in 1972 in an effort to find a less insensitive mascot.

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Sammy Seminole - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sammy Seminole was the first mascot of the Florida State University Seminoles. He was introduced in 1958 and was retired in 1972 in an effort to find a less ...
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Florida State University cheerleader and Sammy Seminole
Title. Florida State University cheerleader and Sammy Seminole - Tallahassee, Florida. Image Number. RC01465. Year. 1960. Series Title. General: Reference ...
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Sammy Seminole College Football - ESPN…
Complete archive of Sammy Seminole content on ESPN.com ... ESPN.com staff. NoleNation has more coverage of the Florida State Seminoles: David M. Hale writes : From ...
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The Florida State Seminoles: The Champions of Racist Mascots ...
Jan 7, 2014 ... Do you think “Redskins” is offensive and “Seminoles” is not because it has ... retired their previous Native American mascot “Sammy Seminole.
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Sammy Seminole (Mascot) - Florida Memory - Search Results
Florida State University cheerleader and Sammy Seminole - Tallahassee, Florida · 25393. Date: 1960. Collection: Florida Photographic Collection.
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FSU's Monuments and Memorials: Unconquered Statue
To be a Florida State Seminole means pride, joy, happiness, unconquered, ... 1958, a new mascot was introduced to Florida State University , Sammy Seminole.
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Chic Cicio as Sammy Seminole at Homecoming 1958
Chic Cicio as Sammy Seminole at Homecoming 1958, Heritage Protocol Photograph Collection, Florida State University, circa 1950s, Sammy Seminole, Cicio, ...
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The Florida State Seminoles: The Champions of Racist Mascots
Jan 9, 2014 ... But what about the Florida State Seminoles, whose football team on ... quietly retired their previous Native American mascot “Sammy Seminole.
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Sammy Seminole | ScalpEm.com
I thought it was time to look at some of the more interesting stuff going on in the world of FSU outside of ScalpEm.com. Mascots retire, but stay active – San ...
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Blue Corn Comics -- Why FSU's Seminoles Aren't Okay
Jun 25, 2005 ... The Seminole Tribe of Florida has indeed sanctioned the use of the ..... Sammy Seminole disappeared from the Florida Flambeau, the student ...
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Sammy Seminole - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sammy Seminole was the first mascot of the Florida State University Seminoles. He was introduced in 1958 and was retired in 1972 in an effort to find a less ...
The Florida State Seminoles: The Champions of Racist Mascots ...
Jan 7, 2014 ... Do you think “Redskins” is offensive and “Seminoles” is not because it has tribal ... retired their previous Native American mascot “Sammy Seminole.”) ... Because as any Florida State fanatic will shout at you, the university has ...
Florida State University cheerleader and Sammy Seminole
Title. Florida State University cheerleader and Sammy Seminole - Tallahassee, Florida. Image Number. RC01465. Year. 1960. Series Title. General: Reference ...
The Florida State Seminoles: The Champions of Racist Mascots
Jan 9, 2014... retired their previous Native American mascot “Sammy Seminole. ... Because as any Florida State fanatic will shout at you, the university has ...
P.K. Sam Bio - Florida State University Official ... - Seminoles.com
The Florida State University Official Athletic Site, partner of CBSSports.com ... of the second half of last season...one of the Seminoles' most versatile players who  ...
Dick Gutting--Florida State's First Seminole Mascot
Barry Rowars was the last “Sammie Seminole” in 1966. ... He earned his Masters Degree from the University of Miami and ended his teaching career teaching ...
Unconquered Statue - Florida State University
To be a Florida State Seminole means pride, joy, happiness, unconquered, ... 1958, a new mascot was introduced to Florida State University , Sammy Seminole.
Re: Interest Convergence, FSU, And The Seminole Tribe Of Florida
Jan 22, 2013... but a stereotypical mis-mash named “Sammy Seminole” who was ... The president of the university also established full scholarships for ...
Blue Corn Comics -- Why FSU's Seminoles Aren't Okay
Jun 25, 2005 ... Thus, Florida State University celebrates one Seminole tribe, while ignoring ..... Sammy Seminole disappeared from the Florida Flambeau, the ...
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Team Spirits: The Native American Mascots Controversy
Team Spirits: The Native American Mascots Controversy
C. Richard King, Charles Fruehling Springwood, 2001
In 1958, Sammy Seminole became the first figure to perform as a football team mascot. He would lead the FSU team onto the field and follow with a series of back flips. During the game, he was an all-purpose cheerleader and acrobat.
Beyond the Cheers: Race as Spectacle in College Sport
Beyond the Cheers: Race as Spectacle in College Sport
C. Richard King, Charles Fruehling Springwood, 2001
1997), but according to other news reports, the presence of a Sammy Seminole figure was swiftly reestablished at football games, although not — apparently — under the sponsorship of the gymnastics program (Stacey, 1970). Even more ...
Native American Issues (Contemporary American Ethnic Issues)
Native American Issues (Contemporary American Ethnic Issues)
Paul C. Rosier, 2003
This volume presents six major issues that have been divisive in and out of the Native American community. Readers will learn about the varied cultural, political, social, and economic dimensions of contemporary Native America and will be prompted to consider the complexity and complications of ethnic and cultural diversity in the United States.Whe...
Native American Issues
Native American Issues
Paul C. Rosier, 2003
FSU students selected Seminoles in a naming competition, assisted by the apparent ballot-box stuffing activities of football players who especially liked the name. Finding a suitable mascot was more difficult. Sammy Seminole was replaced in ...
Warriors Without War: Seminole Leadership in the Late ...
Warriors Without War: Seminole Leadership in the Late ...
Patricia Riles Wickman, 2012
Seminole Leadership in the Late Twentieth Century Patricia Riles Wickman. making these ridiculous war ... fsU adopted two images for their sports programs, those of “Sammy Seminole” and “chief fullabull.” neither, as might be inferred from  ...
The British Museum Encyclopedia of Native North America
The British Museum Encyclopedia of Native North America
Rayna Green, 1999
... for pierced noses'), peaux rouge (French for red skin), redskin. Names given to sports teams and mascots in the United States: Braves/Chief Noc-A-Homa, Chief Wahoo, 1ndians, Little Red, Redskins, Savages, Seminoles/Sammy Seminole.
Team Spirits: The Native American Mascots Controversy
Team Spirits: The Native American Mascots Controversy
2001
A growing controversy in recent years has arisen around the use and abuse of Native American team mascots. The Cleveland Indians, Atlanta Braves, Washington Redskins, Kansas City Chiefs, Florida State Seminoles, and so forth—these are just a few of the images and names popularly associated with Native Americans that are still used as mascots by pro...
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The Florida State Seminoles: The Champions of Racist Mascots | The Nation
Do you think “Redskins” is offensive and “Seminoles” is not because it has tribal approval? Think again.
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Sammy Seminole - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Sammy Seminole College Football - Florida State Seminoles - ESPN
Complete archive of Sammy Seminole content on ESPN.com
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Florida Memory - Florida State University cheerleader and Sammy Seminole - Tallahassee, Florida
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Searchable collections of manuscripts, war records, historic images, vital statistics, audio and video recordings from the State Library and Archives of Florida.
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Sammy Seminole | ScalpEm.com
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Interest Convergence, FSU, and the Seminole Tribe of Florida | Native Appropriations
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Dick Gutting--Florida State's First Seminole Mascot
Dick Gutting--Florida State's First Seminole Mascot
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P.K. Sam Bio - Florida State University Official Athletic Site
The Florida State University Official Athletic Site, partner of CBSSports.com College Network. The most comprehensive coverage of Florida State University on the web.
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Seminoles nickname not a problem at Florida State | Nation & World | The Seattle Times
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