In this installment, we have a biography of the Shawnee leader Tecumseh by Colonel John Johnston (here and, in some sources, spelled Johnson), who worked for decades as an “Indian agent”—an official liaison between the US government and indigenous peoples—at Fort Wayne and Piqua. Johnston's biography is followed by a critical essay by Caitlin Metheny.
Metheny, Caitlin, "Colonel John Johnston's "Biography of Tecumtha" (1854)" (2018). Nineteenth-Century Ohio Literature. 3.
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