Indian Force

Some articles on force, indian force, indians:

Siege Of Fort Harrison - Battle of Fort Harrison
... they would soon be attacked by a large force of Native Americans ... That day, 4 September, a force of 600 Potawatomi (under Chief Pa-koi-shee-can), Wea (under War Chief Stone Eater), Shawnee, Kickapoo and Winnebago warriors approached Fort Harrison ... Taylor agreed, and the Indian force retreated to camp for the night ...
Charles Scott (governor) - Northwest Indian War - Service With The Legion of The United States
... the formation of the Legion of the United States, a 5,000-man force to fight the Indians in the Northwest ... Wayne originally intended to use Kentucky militiamen in preemptive strikes against the Indians and to conduct the main invasion using only federal troops, but by the time he ... He now requested that Scott's and Logan's men join his main force ...

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    Then for the Style; Majestick and Divine,
    It speaks no less than God in every Line:
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    The Indian said a particularly long prayer this Sunday evening, as if to atone for working in the morning.
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