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William E. Connelley to C.L. Phifer

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Creator: Connelley, William Elsey, 1855-1930

Date: December 25, 1923

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Manuscripts

Call Number: Indian History Coll. #590, Box 7, Folder: Shawnee-Shawnee Prophet

Unit ID: 219770

Summary: In this letter to C.L. Phifer, editor of the Kansas City Kansan, William E. Connelley writes about Shawnee prophet Ten-squa-ta-wa (also known as La-u-le-was-I-kaw). Connelley explains that Ten-squa-ta-wa was at the Battle of Tippecanoe in 1811, and was with the Shawnees when they moved to the area that soon became Kansas.

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Title (Main title): William E. Connelley to C.L. Phifer


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