The name of the Native Indian in the picture of Ee-mat-lá, King Phillip, Second Chief, 1838, Seminole tribe. Painted at Fort Moultrie in January 1838. The picture of him raises different points of interest which increase knowledge and understanding of Native Indian tribes:
The title we have given the picture reflects the name of the tribe, for ease of identification.
Description of the Picture
“a very aged chief, who has been a man of great notoriety and distinction in his time.”
The Manners, Customs and Conditions of the North American Indians (1832 - 1839)