General Wayne (40 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)

Context

In 1792, General Mad Anthony Wayne was made commander in Ohio-Indiana region of the U.S. He established a string of U.S. forts and began campaigns against Indian tribes. He routed Indians at Fallen Timbers on Maumee River on 20 August 1794.

Citation:
Richert, Lucas Paul. "General Wayne". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2009
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=5936, accessed 08 December 2016.]


Related Groups

  1. First Peoples in North America