- HPS annual meeting set for Thursday
- Professor Brown will explore how Tecumseh and his brother Tenskwatawa, known as the "Shawnee Prophet," led a group from their tribal homeland in Ohio into western Indiana. In 1808, they established the settlement of Prophetstown at the confluence of ...
- William Henry Harrison
- Led by the Shawnee brothers Tecumseh and Tenskwatawa, more than 400 armed warriors traveled to the territorial capital at Vincennes to tell Harrison his treaties were illegitimate because no tribe could give up land without the consent of the other tribes.
- Indiana history answer: March 10
- Tecumseh was born in the Shawnee town of Piqua, Ohio. He and his brother Tenskwatawa, or The Prophet, were important Shawnee leaders. When the Treaty of Greenville was signed giving most of Ohio to whites, Indian tribes had to move to Indiana.
- William Henry Harrison: Shady Treaty Maker and Indian Land Taker
- He also negotiated the 1809 Treaty of Fort Wayne, which acquired nearly 3 million acres of Indian land and antagonized Shawnee leaders Tecumseh and Tenskwatawa (also known as The Prophet), who started organizing a confederacy of Native allies near ...
- Native History: The Day Tecumseh's Prophecy Rocked the World
- There is evidence that Tecumseh and his brother, Tenskwatawa, were prophets and visionaries who may have changed history had there been a little more help from the British, and more faith from certain tribes.
Tenskwatawa is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Tenskwatawa books and related discussion.
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