David DeWitt

David DeWitt


Tecumseh and the war for the Northwest Territory

By: - October 10, 2022

Last week was the 209th anniversary of the killing in battle of Ohio Shawnee chief Tecumseh, born near Chillicothe in 1768. His efforts to build a permanent territory for a confederacy of Indigenous American tribes, bordered by the Great Lakes in the north, the Ohio River in the east and south, and the Mississippi River […]