The Apalachee region is a distinct historical and geographical area using part the same boundaries as the
Apalachee Provincebeing bounded on the east by the Aucilla River, on the west by the Ochlockonee River, by the state line to the north and by the Apalachee Bayto the south.
The region comprises both geographical features of the
Red Hills Regionand Woodville Karst Plain. Elevation runs from 288 feet just south of Lake McBridein northern Leon County according to Tall Timbers Research Station to sea level at St. Marks, Florida. Florida State Universitydocuments the use of Apalachee region in this passage:
HMS Foxset sail from Nassau to the Apalachee region of Florida on September 4th, 1799. On board was the infamous William Augustus Bowles, the self-proclaimed Director-General of the "independent and sovereign" Creek Indian Nation of Muskogee." [ [http://www.anthro.fsu.edu/research/uw/research/ships/dog_island/history.html Florida State Anthoolology Department] ]
Apalachee: The Land Between the Rivers by John H. Hann, University of Florida Press, 1988.
[http://www.1000friendsofflorida.org/pubs/apalachee/apalachregion.asp 1000 Friends of Florida]
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