Title: North Dakota history and people; outlines of American history
Year: 1917 (1910s)
Authors: Lounsberry, Clement A. (Clement Augustus), 1843-1926
Subjects: North Dakota — History North Dakota — Biography
Publisher: Chicago, The S.J. Clarke Pub. co.
Contributing Library: New York Public Library
Digitizing Sponsor: MSN
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James Monroe Jolm Quincy Adams PRESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES FEOM 1789 TO 1S29 HISTORY OF NORTH DAKOTA 109 of the West and Southwest to resist the further advance of the whites, drawingthe hne at the Ohio River, as later, Sitting Bull drew it at the Missouri. Messengers were sent to every Indian nation, and representatives of thevarious tribes of the Northwest convened at the headquarters of the ShawneeProphet at Greenville, Ohio, in order to learn the new doctrine and receive con-firmation of the belief in him through his dreams and repeated revelations andpredictions; among the latter the eclipse of the sun in the summer of i8o6, whichhe claimed as a proof of his own supernatural powers. The movement was a revolt against the breaking down of old Indian customsand modes of life and the encroachment of the whites on their domain. HARRISON AND TECUMSEH Tecumseh and the Prophet held a tract of land on the Tippecanoe River, oneof the tributaries of the Wabash River. To this place in th
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