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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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The Piqua Shawnee Tribe - Today

Posted on August 18, 2017 at 12:35 AM

The Piqua Shawnee Tribe - Alabama Today

State of Alabama Indian Affairs Commission

www.aiac.alabama.gov


State of Alabama Indian Affai...

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History Channel - Tecumseh

Posted on August 16, 2017 at 9:05 AM

Native American History - Tecumseh

History Channel (2009) www.history.com

Shawnee Indian political leader and war chief Tecumseh (1768-1813) came of age amid the border warfare that ravaged the Ohio Valley in the late 18th century. He took part in a series of raids of Kentucky and Tennessee frontier settlements in the 1780s, and emerged...

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Shawnee History and Population - Encyclopaedia Britannica

Posted on August 7, 2017 at 10:15 AM

Encyclopædia Britannica Shawnee-people


In the 17th century the Shawnee were driven from their home by the Iroquois, scattering into widely separated areas. Some settled in what is now Illinois and others in the Cumberland Valley, while one group moved to the southeast. After 1725 the tribe r...

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Shawnee - Northeast Woodlands

Posted on July 29, 2017 at 12:00 AM

Shawnee (Native Americans of the Northeast Woodlands)


Government The five Shawnee divisions were Chillikothe, Kispokotha, Piqua, Hathawekela, and Spitotha. They were linked through specific responsibilities, such as politics, ceremonialism, and war, and were associated both with specific territories and towns. Division membership was inherited patrilin...

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Ken Tankersley, PhD - Discovery, History and Artifacts Piqua Shawnee

Posted on July 28, 2017 at 8:50 AM

From Cincinnati Magazine: July 2014, By Paula Christian

Land of the Lost and Found


"Land of the Lost and Found"

Dr. Kenneth Barnett Tankersley, PhD completed a book about Dr. Charles Metz, a 19th-century Madisonville physician and amateur archaeologist who discover...

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