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  • War of 1812 Series (8): Fight or Surrender
    TextPublication       Eighth in a 62 part series, Fight or Surrender describes the remarkable military victory of thirty-six Haudenosaunee (Iroquois Confederacy) warriors, winning in battle against a much larger American force. The author partly attributes their success to the Haudenosaunee’s skillfully use of psychological warfare tactics.
    TextPublication     Eighth in a 62 part series, Fight or Surrender describes the remarkable military victory of thirty-six Haudenosaunee (Iroquois Confederacy) warriors, winning in battle against a much larger American force. The ...
  • War of 1812 Series (18): Traveling War Belts
    TextPublication       Eighteenth in a 62 part series, Traveling War Belts describes the visual symbolism depicted in the designs of Wampum Belts, and outlines their relationship to Native spiritual ideas
    TextPublication     Eighteenth in a 62 part series, Traveling War Belts describes the visual symbolism depicted in the designs of Wampum Belts, and outlines their relationship to Native spiritual ideas
  • War of 1812 Series (20): Realities and Stereotypes
    TextPublication       Twentieth in a 62 part series, Realities and Stereotypes describes the negative racial stereotypes of natives which existed in American and British political cartoon of the early 19th century
    TextPublication     Twentieth in a 62 part series, Realities and Stereotypes describes the negative racial stereotypes of natives which existed in American and British political cartoon of the early 19th century
  • War of 1812 Series (21): Scalping and Torture
    TextPublication       Twenty-First in a 62 part series, Scalping and Torture describes the use of scalp mutilation in the War of 1812. Employed primarily as a tool of intimidation and psychological warfare by all sides in the conflict
    TextPublication     Twenty-First in a 62 part series, Scalping and Torture describes the use of scalp mutilation in the War of 1812. Employed primarily as a tool of intimidation and psychological warfare ...
  • War of 1812 Series (19): Norton’s War Dance
    TextPublication       Nineteenth in a 62 part series, Norton’s War Dance describes John Norton’s participation in a traditional native war dance.
    TextPublication     Nineteenth in a 62 part series, Norton’s War Dance describes John Norton’s participation in a traditional native war dance.
  • War of 1812 Series (22): Financial Incentives
    TextPublication       Twenty-Second in a 62 part series, Financial Incentives describes the system British officials had instituted to financially reimburse native warriors and the widows of deceased warriors for losses they had incurred on the battlefield during the War of 1812
    TextPublication     Twenty-Second in a 62 part series, Financial Incentives describes the system British officials had instituted to financially reimburse native warriors and the widows of deceased warriors for losses they had ...
  • War of 1812 Series (15): Roster of Battles of War of 1812
    TextPublicationmystery       Fifteenth in a 62 part series, Roster of Battles of War of 1812 is a chronological list of the battles that occurred during the War of 1812.
    TextPublicationmystery     Fifteenth in a 62 part series, Roster of Battles of War of 1812 is a chronological list of the battles that occurred during the War of 1812.
  • War of 1812 Series (16): Tehontatenentsonterontahkhwa
    TextPublication       Sixteenth in a 62 part series, Tehontatenentsonterontahkhwa describes the Wampum Friendship Belt, and its historical use by Haudenosaunee (Iroquois Confederacy) as a tool of diplomacy.
    TextPublication     Sixteenth in a 62 part series, Tehontatenentsonterontahkhwa describes the Wampum Friendship Belt, and its historical use by Haudenosaunee (Iroquois Confederacy) as a tool of diplomacy.
  • War of 1812 Series (17): Hodinohsonni in 1812
    TextPublication       Seventeenth in a 62 part series, Hodinohsonni in 1812 is a historical summary describing the state of Haudenosaunee (Iroquois Confederacy) community as it existed in 1812.
    TextPublication     Seventeenth in a 62 part series, Hodinohsonni in 1812 is a historical summary describing the state of Haudenosaunee (Iroquois Confederacy) community as it existed in 1812.
  • War of 1812 Series (14): Six Nations Killed In Action
    TextPublicationmystery       Fourteenth in a 62 part series, Six Nations Killed In Action is a list of Native Chiefs and Warriors who were killed in action during the War of 1812. This list was compiled using available information and may be updated from time to time as new information comes to light.
    TextPublicationmystery     Fourteenth in a 62 part series, Six Nations Killed In Action is a list of Native Chiefs and Warriors who were killed in action during the War of 1812. This ...
  • War of 1812 Series (11): Choices With Consequences
    TextPublication       Eleventh in a 62 part series, Choices With Consequences describes the role the Covenant Chain and War Belts played in persuading Native Nations into military alliances with the Americans, British or other Native Nations.
    TextPublication     Eleventh in a 62 part series, Choices With Consequences describes the role the Covenant Chain and War Belts played in persuading Native Nations into military alliances with the Americans, British ...
  • War of 1812 Series (12): Tehcumtheh’s Line in the Ground
    TextPublication       Twelfth in a 62 part series, Tehcumtheh’s Line in the Ground describes Tehcumtheh’s role in land disputes with the United States.
    TextPublication     Twelfth in a 62 part series, Tehcumtheh’s Line in the Ground describes Tehcumtheh’s role in land disputes with the United States.
  • War of 1812 Series (13): General Hull’s Freakout
    TextPublication       Thirteenth in a 62 part series, General Hull’s Freakout describes how General Brock used General Hull’s fear of being captured by Tehcumtheh’s warriors to cut short an American invasion of Canada (through Fort Detroit), leading to a surrender of American forces in the area.
    TextPublication     Thirteenth in a 62 part series, General Hull’s Freakout describes how General Brock used General Hull’s fear of being captured by Tehcumtheh’s warriors to cut short an American invasion of ...
  • War of 1812 Series (10): Crossing Niagara, Making Enemies
    TextPublication       Tenth in a 62 part series, Crossing Niagara, Making Enemies features a text excerpt of Chief Red Jacket’s historic 1813 statement to U.S. officials on the subject of native land rights and the defence of property
    TextPublication     Tenth in a 62 part series, Crossing Niagara, Making Enemies features a text excerpt of Chief Red Jacket’s historic 1813 statement to U.S. officials on the subject of native land ...
  • War of 1812 Series (9): Col. William Claus and the Indian Department
    TextPublication       Ninth in a 62 part series, Col. William Claus and the Indian Department describes The Colonel’s activities as member of the Indian Department and the role he had in the political affairs of Six Nations.
    TextPublication     Ninth in a 62 part series, Col. William Claus and the Indian Department describes The Colonel’s activities as member of the Indian Department and the role he had in the ...
  • War of 1812 Series (28): Hodinohson:ni Stratagem
    TextPublication       Twenty-Eighth in a 62 part series, Hodinohson:ni Stratagem describes the Haudenosaunee (Iroquois Confederacy) Warriors use of ruses of war (known as stratagem) on their opponents in battle
    TextPublication     Twenty-Eighth in a 62 part series, Hodinohson:ni Stratagem describes the Haudenosaunee (Iroquois Confederacy) Warriors use of ruses of war (known as stratagem) on their opponents in battle
  • War of 1812 Series (29): Teyoninhokarawen - Hero or Instigator
    TextPublication       Twenty-Ninth in a 62 part series, Teyoninhokarawen - Hero or Instigator is a discourse on John Norton’s role in the War of 1812
    TextPublication     Twenty-Ninth in a 62 part series, Teyoninhokarawen - Hero or Instigator is a discourse on John Norton’s role in the War of 1812
  • War of 1812 Series (7): 1811 Destruction of Prophetstown
    TextPublication       Seventh in a 62 part series, 1811 Destruction of Prophetstown describes the differing perspectives of two influential Six Nations prophets Lalawethika (He Makes a Loud Noise) the brother of Tehcumtheh, and Seneca prophet Sganyadái:yo (Handsome Lake). It also describes the influence their views had on events surrounding the War of ...
    TextPublication     Seventh in a 62 part series, 1811 Destruction of Prophetstown describes the differing perspectives of two influential Six Nations prophets Lalawethika (He Makes a Loud Noise) the brother of Tehcumtheh, ...
  • Speakers of the Day
    Image       Illustration from the book "Brock Centenary: 1812-1912" by Alexander Frasier showing the delegation of guest speakers for the rededication cremonies of Brock's Monument at Queenston Heights. Shown are (left to right) Chief A. G. Smith, Six Nations of the Grand River Territory; Captain Charles R. McCullough, Hamilton, Ontario; and Warrior ...
    Image     Illustration from the book "Brock Centenary: 1812-1912" by Alexander Frasier showing the delegation of guest speakers for the rededication cremonies of Brock's Monument at Queenston Heights. Shown are (left to ...
  • Six Nation members at Brock's Centenary, Queenston Heights
    Image       Illustration from the book "Brock Centenary: 1812-1912" by Alexander Frasier showing the delegation of Six Nations representatives for the rededication cremonies of Brock's Monument at Queenston Heights. Shown are (left to right) Abram Lewis (holding silver pipe of peace), Chief Alexander Hill, Chief A. G. Smith.
    Image     Illustration from the book "Brock Centenary: 1812-1912" by Alexander Frasier showing the delegation of Six Nations representatives for the rededication cremonies of Brock's Monument at Queenston Heights. Shown are (left ...
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