Our guest speakers will be John and Mary Lou Missal, award-winning historians and authors whose primary work focuses on the Seminole Indian Wars. These were the longest, costliest, and deadliest of all the nation's wars against Native Americans and spanned a period of over forty years. John has been a life-long student of history. Mary Lou has a B.A. from Indoiana University and a M.A. from California State University. Their historical works include The Seminole Wars: America’s Longest Indian Conflict and History of the Third Seminole Wars[masked] co-authored with Dr. Joe Knetsch.