As an officially recognized American Indian tribe, our people are dedicated to preserving the language, culture, traditions, and heritage of our ancestors and our relations who were forcefully removed to the west and to the north as far as Oklahoma.
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
History of the Shawnee Indians: From the Year 1681 to 1854 by Henry Harvey (1855)
Henry Harvey, member of the Religious Society of Friends spent time
with the Shawnee Indians learning their history and culture. Although
the intent was to teach the Shawnee doctrines and principles of the
Christian Religion Henry Harvey took account of the Shawnee people and
their history. This is his account of his time with the Shawnee.