1806 - Rise of Tecumseh

       Shawnee warrior Tecumseh becomes the most important and feared Indian leader on the Northwest frontier.  click here for more

       When he peered into the future what he saw was white Americans wanting to own all the Indian lands, and he envisioned forming an alliance of Indian nations to stop the forward march of the whites. 

        Also, for a damatization of Tecumseh's remarkable campaign, see:http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/weshallremain/the_films/episode_2_trailer