Tecumseh Quote

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 […]

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Organizer of Indian Confederation – Tecumseh

Organizer of Indian confederation – Tecumseh https://www.britannica.com/biography/Tecumseh-Shawnee-chief#ref252112   With inexhaustible energy, Tecumseh began to form an Indian confederation to resist white pressure. He made long journeys in a vast territory, from the Ozarks to New York and from Iowa to Florida, gaining recruits (particularly among the tribes of the Creek Confederacy, to which his mother’s […]

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Tecumseh, Shawnee Leader

Tecumseh, Shawnee Leader  Archaeology Ruled ca. A.D. 1789-1813 Tuesday, July 16, 2013 (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 reasons. Many Native Americans don’t share […]

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Tecumseh (U.S. National Park Service)

Tecumseh (U.S. National Park Service) Portrait of Shawnee chief Tecumseh based on sketch by Benson John Lossing Attributed to Owen Staples Quick Facts Significance:Shawnee leader Place of Birth:Scioto River, Ohio Date of Birth:March 9, 1768 Place of Death:Chatham-Kent, Canada Date of Death:October 5, 1813 Tecumseh began life in the Shawnee village of Piqua, Ohio on […]

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Panther in The Sky By James Alexander Thom

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,” commented PW. Copyright 1990 Reed Business Information, Inc.  […]

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One Hundred Stories from Our Own History by Lawton B. Evans (Milton Bradley Co., Springfield Mass. 1920.)

The Native American Story of Tecumseh America First—One Hundred Stories from Our Own History by Lawton B. Evans The Story of Tecumseh Tecumseh was probably the greatest American Indian that race has ever produced. He was the most eloquent orator ever known among the Indian tribes. When he spoke, his voice was deep and full, […]

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