Tecumseh

Tecumseh

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  • Ga Ga!
  • Later!
  • Tecumseh was born in a small village of the Shawnee Tribe in 1768 near Springfield, Ohio.
  • Oh no!
  • When Tecumseh was a child his father was killed in a battle with the white man over the land of the Ohio Valley.
  • Hail to the chief!
  • Shortly after his father's death the Shawnee tribe split up and his mother left Tecumseh to be raised by his sister.
  • We need to stick together!
  • As Tecumseh grew older he became known as a brave warrior and fought in many raids against the encroaching white man.
  • Tecumseh became chief of the Shawnee tribe and with his brother Tenskwatawa the prophet they established a town call Prophetstown.
  • Tecumseh urged his people to unite against the white man to preserve their culture and prevent tribes from giving up land to the United States.
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