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Tecumseh Quote

Posted on December 18, 2017 at 8:15 AM

Tecumseh -


Shawnee Quote


So live your life that the fear of death can never enter your heart

Trouble no one about their religion; respect others in their view, and

demand that they respect yours. Love your life, perfect your life, beautify

all things in your life. Seek to make your life long and its purpose in the service

of your people.


Prepare a noble death song for the day when you go o...

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Tecumseh, Shawnee

Posted on December 12, 2017 at 7:10 AM

Tecumseh, Shawnee

www.ohiohistorycentral.org/w/Tecumseh


Tecumseh was born in 1768 near Chillicothe, Ohio. His father, Puckshinwau was a minor Shawnee war chief. His mother Methotaske was also Shawnee. Tecumseh came of age during the height of the French and Indian War and in 1774 his father was killed at the Battle of Point Pleasant during Lord Dunmore’s War. This ha...

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Tecumseh, Shawnee Leader

Posted on December 8, 2017 at 1:45 PM

Tecumseh, Shawnee Leader

Archaeology

Ruled ca. A.D. 1789-1813

Tuesday, July 16, 2013


tecumseh-shawnee

(The Bridgeman Art Library, The Art Archive at Art Resource, NY)

Tecumseh in an 1881 engraving


Throughout history in many cultures, preserving the physical remains of great figures has been considered vital for religious, cultural, or political ...

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Panther in The Sky By James Alexander Thom

Posted on November 12, 2017 at 8:45 AM

Panther in the Sky, February 13, 1990

by James Alexander Thom (Author)

(Historical Fiction)



What particularly distinguishes this splendidly vigorous and imaginative recreation of the life of the great Shawnee chief Tecumseh (1768-1813) is its bid to capture the spirit of Midwestern Indian culture from within,"...

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Tecumseh, Treaty of Fort Wayne and the Comet of 1811

Posted on November 12, 2017 at 8:20 AM

Tecumseh, Treaty of Fort Wayne and the Comet of 1811

In September 1809 William Henry Harrison, then governor of the Indiana Territory, invited the Potawatomi, Lenape, Eel River people, and the Miami to a meeting in Fort Wayne, Indiana. In the negotiations, Harrison promised large subsidies and payments to the tribes if they would cede the lands he was asking for.[29] After two weeks of negotiating, the Potawatomi leaders convinced the Miami to accept the treaty as...

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Tecumseh Poem "Give Thanks"

Posted on October 30, 2017 at 8:30 AM

Tecumseh - Give Thanks


When you rise in the morning, give thanks for the light, for your life, for your strength.

Give thanks for your food and for the joy of living.

If you see no reason to give thanks, the fault lies in yourself.

~ Tecumseh

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The Treaty of Fort Wayne (1809)

Posted on October 16, 2017 at 8:10 AM

The Treaty of Fort Wayne (1809)

Tecumseh's War

The two principal adversaries in the conflict, chief Tecumseh and American politician William Henry Harrison, had both been junior participants in the Battle of Fallen Timbers at the close of the Northwest Indian Wars in 1794. Tecumseh was not among the Native American signers of the Treaty of Greenville, which had ended the war, when the Shawnee and other Native Americans ceded much of thei...

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Tecumseh: Vision of Glory (Book) By Glenn Tucker

Posted on October 2, 2017 at 8:45 AM

Tecumseh: Vision of Glory

By Glenn Tucker

Pickle Partners Publishing, Nov 6, 2015 - Biography & Autobiography - 407 pages


In the years just preceding the War of 1812 one man, an Indian, dominated the American frontier—Tecumseh. He emerges here as a vivid, splendid character, a man of unusual talents and noble aims, whereas in much previous history and biography he has been depicted as a baffling, sinister, often bloody figure̵...

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History of the Shawnee Indians: From the Year 1681 to 1854 by Henry Harvey (1855)

Posted on September 15, 2017 at 8:35 AM

History of the Shawnee Indians: From the Year 1681 to 1854, Inclusive


Front Cover

Henry Harvey

Ephraim Morgan & sons, 1855 - Shawnee Indians - 306 pages


Author Henry Harvey, member of the Religious Society of Friends spent time with the Shawnee Indians learning their history and culture. Although the intent was to teach the Shawnee doctrines and principles of the Christian Religion Henry Harvey took account of the Sha...

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The Shawanese prophet and Tecumseh / Huyot. (Wood Engraving)

Posted on September 15, 2017 at 8:30 AM

https://www.loc.gov/item/2012645311/" target="_blank">Library of Congress - Wood engravings--1810-1890.

Tecumseh,--Shawnee Chief,--1768-1813

Tenskwatawa,--Shawnee Prophet

Created / Published [between 1814 and 1890]


The Shawanese prophet and Tecumseh / Huyot.



Print shows Tenskwatawa...

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Ceremonial Pipe, Attributed to Tecumseh

Posted on September 13, 2017 at 8:55 AM

Ceremonial Pipe, Attributed to Tecumseh


From the Library of Congress



Ceremonial Pipe, Tecumseh


SOURCE COLLECTION

Filson Special Collections

REPOSITORY

Filson Historical Society

DIGITAL ID  icufaw apf0012


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Tecumseh: The Last Warrior (1995) MOVIE TNT

Posted on August 29, 2017 at 10:00 AM

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6tiGHcDflcI&list=PLB5IfubB61oaP0jS97IAUNAvPpNAZaGPB" target="_blank">Tecumseh: The LastWarrior (1995)


IMDB Information

Director: Larry Elikan...

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Native American Chiefs & Leaders Series: Tecumseh

Posted on August 29, 2017 at 12:00 AM

Native American Chiefs & Leaders Series: Tecumseh

By Murray Lee | Published: February 18, 2014


“A single twig breaks, but the bundle of twigs is strong.”

These are words spoken by Chief Tecumseh, a Shawnee warrior who was a great orator and a fine leader. Tecumseh had the ability to bring tribes together and...

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The PBS Native American Documentary 'We Shall Remain'

Posted on August 25, 2017 at 4:10 PM

The PBS Native American Documentary 'We ShallRemain'

By Philip Kennicott

Washington Post Staff Writer

Monday, April 13, 2009

"We Shall Remain," a five-part PBS series that retells American history from the Native American perspective, is a remarkably old-fashioned documentary. It is built up slowly, chronologically, and power...

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Chief Tecumseh Poem - American Shawnee Chief

Posted on August 24, 2017 at 8:55 AM

Chief Tecumseh - Poem

This poem written by Chief Tecumseh was used in the movie "Act of Valor" (2012) Production Companies Relativity Media (presents) Bandito Brothers.

Music by Hunter Hayes 'Where We Left Off"


As relevant today as it was when written and spoken by Chief Tecumseh.



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