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TCHA ID Number2-8(5)
TCHA Alternative ID Number1-4(5)
Purdue ID NumberGWb2f8i3
TitleThen followed another historical event
CreatorWinter, George, 1810-1876
Description"Then followed another historical event..." [c. 1868?] AMs, 1 p. (written on back of preprinted insurance form)
Description ContinuedReference to Ben-ache's participation in the massacre of Detroit in 1812, written after his death. George Winter drew his portrait of Kee-waw-nay in 1838. Ben-ache was the father-in-law of the warrior Pee-ash-awa. Custom of eating the heart of a dead warrior to acquire his bravery; Captain Wells, who lived with the Indians for many years, was dealt with in this way by Blackbird's band after his death (quoted from a printed source).
SubjectsBenache, Potawatomi Indian
Indians of North America
RepositoryTippecanoe County Historical Association
RightsImages in the George Winter Collection should not be used without written permission from the Tippecanoe County Historical Association. To obtain reproduction rights and prices, contact the Tippecanoe County Historical Association, http://www.tcha.mus.in.us
Date of Original1868
Extent of Original1 p. ; 33 cm. + typewritten notes (1 p. ; 28 cm.)
CollectionGeorge Winter Collection
Date Digitized8/14/2006
Capture DeviceEpson Expression 10000XL Photo Scanner
Capture DetailsSilverfast 6.4.1 r8c by Lazersoft
Resolution300 ppi
Color Depth24 bit
Color ManagementMonaco EZcolor using an IT8 target
URI ark:/34231/c6tm7820