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Tecumseh Biography.com Military Leader (c. 1768-1813)

Posted on August 23, 2017 at 11:50 AM

Tecumseh Military Leader (c.1768-1813)

BIOGRAPHY.COM

April 18, 2016


Young Warrior

During his teenage years, Tecumseh joined a confederation of Native Americans led by Mohawk chief Joseph Brant. Brant encouraged tribes to pool their resources and defend their territory against the white man’s encroachment. T...

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A Native Nations Perspective on the War of 1812 - PBS.ORG

Posted on August 22, 2017 at 8:30 AM

A Native Nations Perspective on the War of 1812

By Donald Fixico

PBS.ORG

The War of 1812 was an important conflict with broad and lasting consequences, particularly for the native inhabitants of North America. During the pivotal years before the war, the United States wanted to expand its territories, a desire that fueled the invasion of native h...

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