American Indian Heritage Month: Commemoration vs. Exploitation
Teaser Image

Pontiac



Ottawa chief Pontiac passes a pipe to Major Robert Rogers in 1760. Pontiac let Rogers and his forces pass through Indian territory unmolested during the French and Indian War.

[Library of Congress]

 

©2011 ABC-CLIO. All rights reserved.

  Introduction
  Chronological Essays
  Issues
  Events
  Culture
  Governments
  People and Groups
  Documents
  Southwest Nations
  California Nations
  Northwest Coast Nations
  Great Basin Nations
  Plateau Nations
  Great Plains Nations
  Northeast Woodlands Nations
  Subarctic Nations
  Arctic Nations
  Resources
  Images
ABC-cLIO Footer