This is a PowerPoint presentation that is based off of a lecture by the author to the Allen County – Fort Wayne Historical Society on November 3, 2013. The presentation, part of the George R. Mather Lecture Series, was entitled “Fighting it out along the Wabash: Harrison, Tecumseh, and the Shawnee Prophet.” The lecture placed the battle into the context of American expansion and the War of 1812. It concluded with a description of using Geographic Information System technology for historical analysis.
The version provided for download is tailored for the Battle of Tippecanoe. It can be used as a stand alone presentation or it can be modified to meet the specific needs of a presentor. Notes are included in the presentation. Some of the notes specify where amplifying information can be found in To Compel With Armed Force.
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