Essays Tagged: "Tecumseh"

The War of 1812

of 1812. It was the battle that pretty much started everything. It was fought in the west in 1811. Tecumseh and his brother the Prophet were gathering Indian tribes together in order to go against th ... son organized an army of 1,000 men in 1811 with the purpose of driving the Indians out of the land. Tecumseh was on a southern recruitment drive at the time.Harrison and the Prophet's representatives ...

(4 pages) 120 0 3.9 May/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

A comparative between the "The Lone Ranger" and "Tonto Fist Fight in Heaven", by Sherman Alexie and Ceremony, by Leslie Marmon Silko.

rrior. FromThem I take only my existence.From my tribe I take nothingI have made my self what I am."Tecumseh -Shawnee chiefWhen the world was created and the first man and first woman walked the world ...

(3 pages) 80 1 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Public High Schools: Your Childs New Parent?

ckage to be tested. This is exactly what happened to Lindsay Earls, a sixteen year old sophomore in Tecumseh, Oklahoma. On June 27, 2002 the Supreme Court of the United States ruled 5-4 to allow publi ...

(6 pages) 81 0 4.6 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

War of 1812 DBQ

sy access to Canada. By being able to enter Canada, William Henry Harrison led the soldiers to kill Tecumseh in the Battle of Thames, making this a great victory over the Native Americans. This does s ... nnecessary battle done completely out of greed for control, but the defeat of the Creeks (allies of Tecumseh) in the Battle of Horseshoe Bend was helpful for the Americans in that Andrew Jackson led h ...

(3 pages) 41 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Tecumseh Confederation

Tecumseh was many things and one was that he was a person with a lot of hatred toward the whites and ... against them who ruled in the Ohio River Valley.The Americans started to take land of the Indians. Tecumseh, a Shawnee leader and a brave man, wanted to end the advancement of the whites. He decided ... organize all the Indian tribes west of the Appalachians to form a huge confederation. The Prophet, Tecumseh's brother, helped with the forming of the confederation. He preached his beliefs of religio ...

(2 pages) 38 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Ch. 11, Call to Freedom Outline

cember 1807 congress passed Embargo actUS wanted to help many ships by this III. The Rise of TecumsehDisagreement was beyond neutralityAmerican indians were invaded by American settlersBritian ... II. War on the FrontierWilliam Henry Harrison, the governor of the Indiana Territory, believed that Tecumseh was a serious threat to American power.This was about Tecumseh.Tecumseh traveled south to a ...

(3 pages) 28 0 4.3 Feb/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History


land at all. Simon protected other settlers and gave a lot of his land away to other people. Tecumseh's father died when he was very young, and Chiksika raised him. Chiksika taught Tecumseh eve ... young, and Chiksika raised him. Chiksika taught Tecumseh everything because he felt sorry for him. Tecumseh's younger brother becomes a prophet and relays his messages to the people. Tecumseh was als ...

(5 pages) 385 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The War Of 1812: America Vs. Britain

giving up their land because of phony "blackmail" claims. During this time, the Shawnee chief named Tecumseh created a courageous effort to form a coalition of Mississippi tribes to drive back the whi ... ssippi tribes to drive back the whites that have stolen their land. Tanskwatawa, or Prophet who was Tecumseh's brother, stated the Indians should relinquish white customs and go back to their own cult ...

(3 pages) 30 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The War Of 1812

ed the blame on British for an economic recession and with white settlers in Indiana convinced that Tecumseh¡¦s effort to unite the Indians was a scheme inspired by the British. When an e ... ians to halt the march of American settlement. As a stimulus for the war of 1812, the Shawnee chief Tecumseh and his half- brother the Prophet unite the tribes in Ohio and the Indiana territory to fig ...

(3 pages) 47 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

War of 1812: Isaac Brock and The Fall of Fort Detroit

lonel John Macdonell knocked at his door. Standing next to Macdonell was a tall lithe warrior named Tecumseh, a Shawnee war chief. Both Brock and Tecumseh were impressed with one another and bonded by ... s finally silence between the two armies, Brock, aware of Hull's fear for the Native warriors, sent Tecumseh and his 500 Shawnee warriors across the Detroit River. When they arrived on the other side, ...

(4 pages) 16 0 0.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > Canadian History

The mixing of the Indian and European lifestyles influenced everyone’s

d negative ways. David Edmunds explains and shows examples of how the two groups mixed in his book, Tecumseh and the Quest for Indian Leadership.Europeans settled in North America, claiming land that ... rought by the white settlers was infringing upon the Indians.All that was happening was influencing Tecumseh, a Shawnee Indian. Born in 1768 in Ohio, Tecumseh was well liked by his peers, even as a ch ...

(4 pages) 427 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Why Canada was Successful in the War of 1812

k to Sandwich with a small army of British Regulars, Militiamen, and Aboriginal warriors. Brock and Tecumseh, a leader of the Shawnee warriors, led the force of Regulars, Militiamen and First Nation w ... their homeland was because of Aboriginal alliances. The 2 major alliances that Canada had were with Tecumseh's Shawnee warriors and John Norton's Six Nation's warriors. "Tecumseh was a brilliant milit ...

(8 pages) 0 0 0.0 May/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > Canadian History

the war of 1812

ir Isaac Brock with six hundred Native American Shawnee warriors led by the powerful Shawnee leader Tecumseh, Britain's most powerful ally, start moving towards the General Hull's camp in the Fort Det ... wever, General Hull's state of mind is quickly deteriorating; he was terrified of being attacked by Tecumseh's tribesmen. His worst nightmare comes true as he mentions the 600 powerful Shawnee warrior ...

(5 pages) 1 0 0.0 Jun/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

“Tecumseh and the War of 1812”

"Tecumseh and the War of 1812"2 After the War of American Independence, it took many years for thin ... was supported by Canadian militiamen and also by native troops. The native fighters included Chief Tecumseh and others from both side of the border. This essay will now discuss how Tecumseh and his w ... supported the British and Canadians in turning back the U.S. forces in the War of 1812. So why was Tecumseh so eager to help the British and Canadians in the War of 1812? Tecumseh had lost both his f ...

(4 pages) 2 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars