|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.
~ TecumsehRead Full Post »
|Posted on October 27, 2017 at 8:25 AM|
Pontiac's Rebellion Summary and Definition: Pontiac's Rebellion, aka the Pontiac War (1763 - 1766), broke out in the Ohio River Valley. Chief Pontiac (1720-1769) was a powerful and respected head chief of the Ottawa, Chippewa and Potawatomi. Chief Pontiac led a rebellion of a number of tribes against the British and the colonists. Pontiac's Rebellion followed the defeat of the French in the French Indian War (1754-1763) and the c...Read Full Post »
|Posted on October 26, 2017 at 8:30 AM|
How did the Town of Piqua get its name?
Rosalie Yoakam, Contributing Writer
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
A town grew out of the wilderness of Miami County after one pioneer built a log house near the Great Miami River in 1798.
Job Gard, a former soldier under “Mad A...Read Full Post »
|Posted on October 18, 2017 at 8:25 AM|
Bhamwiki, now in its tenth year, is an encyclopedic resource for anyone curious about Birmingham, Alabama and the region around it. We aim for accuracy, objectivity, and accessibility as we work steadily to expand our coverage.
Bhamwiki has more than twelve thousand individual entries to explore. Peruse some of the featured articles, or ne...Read Full Post »
|Posted on October 18, 2017 at 8:00 AM|
What are some traditional Shawnee Indian food recipes?
Shawnee cakes and three sisters soup are some traditional recipes from the Shawnee Indians. Variations of these recipes were used by Native American tribes throughout North America and were also adapted by European settlers.
The exact origin of Shawnee cakes is unknown, but some historians believe the dish originally belonged to the Shawnee people. These simple fried corn cakes, also known as Johnny cakes...Read Full Post »
|Posted on October 13, 2017 at 9:55 AM|
Shownese Traditions. C. C. TROWBRIDGE, Edited by VERNON KLNIETZ and ERMINIE W. VOEGELIN. (Occasional Contributions from the Museum of Anthropology of the University of Michigan, No. 9, 71 pp. Ann Arbor, 1939.)
This volume is the second to be published of the early nineteenth century manuscripts of C. C. Trowbridge on the ethnology of the tr...Read Full Post »
|Posted on October 11, 2017 at 8:35 AM|
As with other Indian Nations, Shawnee ritual was expressed most publicly in their dances. The Shawnee ritual year opened with the Spring Bread Dance and closed with the Fall Bread Dance. Some Shawnee groups had a Green Corn Dance, but it was not the beginning of the ritual year as in other northeastern or sout...Read Full Post »
|Posted on October 2, 2017 at 9:00 AM|
The Shawnee Bluejacket Family
(This is a re-post of the Native Heritage Project)
Posted on August 22, 2012 by Roberta Estes
The Shawnee Bluejacket family reaches back into the mid-1700s. Records begin with Chief Bluejacket himself, also known by his Native names of Se-pet-te-he-nath, Big Rabbit, his name given at birth and Wa Weyapiersehnwaw, his adult c...Read Full Post »
|Posted on September 19, 2017 at 12:25 AM|
The Shawnee Sun, 1
The First Indian-language Periodical
Published in the United States
Doug C. McMurtrie
November 1933 (Vol. 2, No. 4), pages 338 to 342
Transcribed by lhn; digitized with permission of the Kansas Historical Society.
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|Posted on September 15, 2017 at 8:35 AM|
History of the Shawnee Indians: From the Year 1681 to 1854, Inclusive
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...Read Full Post »
|Posted on September 15, 2017 at 8:30 AM|
|Posted on September 13, 2017 at 8:55 AM|
Ceremonial Pipe, Attributed to Tecumseh
From the Library of Congress
Ceremonial Pipe, Tecumseh
Filson Special Collections
Filson Historical Society
DIGITAL ID icufaw apf0012
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|Posted on August 31, 2017 at 4:00 PM|
Posted on May 31, 2015 by Ojibwa
The Shawnee, whose name means “Southerners”, once occupied a vast region west of the Cumberland mountains of the Appalachian chain in what is now part of Tennessee, Kentucky, Ohio, and West Virginia. Like the other Algonquian-speaking tribes of the western part of the Northeast Woodlands Culture Area, the Shawnee had a t...Read Full Post »
|Posted on August 30, 2017 at 9:45 AM|
https://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/shawnee-indians.htm" target="_blank">Shawnee Indians
Alabama, District of Columbia, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, Native American, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia
Updated: October 18, 2013
Shawnee Tribe: Meaning “southerners,&...Read Full Post »
|Posted on August 29, 2017 at 10:00 AM|
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6tiGHcDflcI&list=PLB5IfubB61oaP0jS97IAUNAvPpNAZaGPB" target="_blank">Tecumseh: The LastWarrior (1995)
Director: Larry Elikan...Read Full Post »