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Title A Scot and a Pirate took over Amelia Island
Object Name Newspaper
Scope & Content An article titled, A Scot and a Pirate took over Amelia Island, by Bert Collier published Oct. 8, 1972 in the Gainesville Sun (newspaper) about Gen. Gregor McGregor ("the swaggering Scotsman who invaded Florida under the flag of Venezuela") and Louis Aury ("a pirate with delusions of statesmanship").
Catalog Number 2010.007.014
Collection AIMH
Accession number 2010.007
Caption A Scot and a Pirate took over Amelia Island
Number of images 1
People McGregor, Gregor
Aury, Louis
Search Terms Army for the Liberation of East and West Florida
Subjects Pirates
Explorers
Classification War