in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Alternative Belief Systems; Native American History; World History. 1402 words.
Tenskwatawa (1775– November 1836), Shawnee religious and political leader, known as the Shawnee Prophet, was born at Old Piqua, a Shawnee village on the Mad River in Ohio, the son of...