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  Tippecanoe County Radio Frequency Spectrum   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
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 Search Results for "Tippecanoe"   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Tippecanoe, (tip´knoo´) (KEY), river, c.170 mi (270 km) long, rising in the lake district of NE Ind. and flowing SW to the Wabash River, near Lafayette.
Tippecanoe was the Whig presidential candidate William Henry Harrison,...
25,907), Tippecanoe co., W Ind., a suburb of Lafayette, on the Wabash R.; 40°26'N 86°55'W. A primarily residential city, it is the...
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 Encyclopedia: Battle of Tippecanoe   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Battle of Tippecanoe was a decisive victory by United States forces led by then-Governor of the Indiana Territory William Henry Harrison over the forces of Tecumseh's growing American Indian confederation.
The Battle of Tippecanoe was a crushing blow to Tecumseh's dream of a unified Indian confederacy.
The Prophet, having prophesied that the weapons of Harrison's men would not be able to hurt his warriors, was disgraced by his failure and fled to Canada.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Battle-of-Tippecanoe   (1513 words)

Tippecanoe (AO-21) was laid down on 1 October 1919 at Newport News, Va., by the Newport News Shipbuilding and Drydock Co.; launched on 5 June 1920; delivered to the United States Shipping Board late that year; and acquired by the Navy at the Mare Island Navy Yard on 6 March 1922.
Tippecanoe remained inactive at Mare Island for almost two decades before she was finally placed in commission on 6 March 1940, Comdr.
Tippecanoe departed Pearl Harbor on 9 August 1942 and reached Alaskan waters on the 15th to begin three years in the frigid northern latitudes of the Pacific.
www.history.navy.mil /danfs/t6/tippecanoe.htm   (1061 words)

 Tippecanoe County, Indiana Genealogy Census Links
Tippecanoe County Census - 1850 Census - Sheffield Township, Tippecanoe County, Indiana...
Tippecanoe County Census - 1870 Census Lauramie Twp., Stockwell...
Tippecanoe County Census - County Asylum for the Poor 1880 Census...
www.censusrecords.org /us/indiana/tippecanoeCensus.htm   (118 words)

 Tippecanoe - Ghost Town   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Tippecanoe was the Capitol of the Shawnee and several other tribes, who joined togehter to form a Federated tribe led by amongst other Tecumseh who objected to the purchase treaty, which bought 2,900,000 acres for the United States.
Using british guns to defend themselves the Federation lost the battle for their Capitol Tippecanoe, against the United States led by William Henry Harrison future President of the United States.
The Battle of Tippecanoe was fought in 1811 it destroyed the Capitol city, killed Tecumseh, and broke apart the federation.
www.ghosttowns.com /states/in/tippecanoe.html   (97 words)

 Tippecanoe and TylerToo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
...the term "Tippecanoe and Tyler too" stemmed from an 1839's political campaign slogan....a Henry Clay of Kentucky was the early favorite at the Whig convention in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, in December 1839...however, he was a Mason and anti-mason feeling was strong enough to block his nomination.
Instead Harrison was nominated, and John Tyler was nominated as the Vice Presidential candidate.
Tippecanoe was the battle that Harrison won against the Indians in 1811.
www.quilterscache.com /S_U/TippecanoeandTylerTooBlock.html   (213 words)

 Tippecanoe River - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Tippecanoe River is a gentle, 225 mile (362 km) long river in northern Indiana that flows from Lake Tippecanoe in Kosciusko County to the Wabash River near Battle Ground, about twelve miles northeast of Lafayette.
From Lake Tippecanoe in Kosciusko County, the river flows south and west through the southeast corner of Marshall County, then bends northwest through the northern part of Fulton County and through Pulaski County, from the northeast corner to the south central portion.
The river exits Lake Freeman from the south and flows through the west part of Carroll County into Tippecanoe County, where it joins the Wabash River.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Tippecanoe_River   (187 words)

 Tippecanoe Battlefield
That wooded area is the Tippecanoe Battlefield, a National Historic Landmark that attracts tens of thousands of visitors to northern Tippecanoe County annually.
The Tippecanoe Battlefield and museum are located seven miles north of Lafayette, just off the St. Rd.
The Tippecanoe Battlefield Museum is closed during the month of January for upkeep and maintenance.
www.tcha.mus.in.us /battlefield.htm   (239 words)

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WHEREAS, it is in the best interests of the citizens of Tippecanoe County that both the Tippecanoe County Council and the Board of Commissioners of Tippecanoe County approve the terms of this Ordinance to conform with the terms of Indiana Code 5-14-3.
Any unit of government within Tippecanoe County which has provided electronic data used by Tippecanoe County to create the electronic data covered by this Ordinance, shall receive copies of the data for that unit’s exclusive use free of charge.
The Board of Commissioners of Tippecanoe County may grant such relief as is reasonable after recommendation of the County’s MITS Director.
www.county.tippecanoe.in.us /gis/2002-31-CM.htm   (1269 words)

 Tippecanoe County Historical Association
Tippecanoe Battlefield brochure is published by the Tippecanoe County Historical Association.
The Battlefield Museum is a part of the Tippecanoe County Historical Association.
Known to many as "Tippecanoe", the village thrived until 1791, when it was razed in an attempt to scatter the Indians and open the land to the new white settlers.
www.wvec.k12.in.us /battle/associat.html   (1606 words)

 Tippecanoe, IN News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Tippecanoe's Red Cross chapter held a meeting for those that were interested in learning more about volunteering for the Katrina relief effort.
Alice Carver-Kubik, educational programming and membership director with the Tippecanoe County Historical Association, painted a colorful and deadly picture of the battlefield scene with her words to groups of about 10 to 15 people each Sunday...
Tippecanoe County officials expect to recover, through a bonding policy, all of the $52,000 a former work-release employee is accused of embezzling during an 18-month period in 2003 and 2004.
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 Indiana - Tippecanoe River   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Because of this, the Conservancy considers Tippecanoe one of the top 10 rivers in America to preserve.
The Tippecanoe River twists and turns for 225 miles throughout northern Indiana on its 70-mile trek from Lake Tippecanoe to the Wabash River just north of Lafayette.
The club shell population in the Tippecanoe River is reported to be the largest and most significant population of the imperiled mussel remaining in the world.
nature.org /wherewework/northamerica/states/indiana/preserves/art5833.html   (475 words)

 Tippecanoe County, Indiana History and Genealogy Research Guide and Links
Carroll County, IN Fountain County, IN TIPPECANOE COUNTY E = Clinton County, IN Montgomery County, IN Established in 1826; County seat is Lafayette.
Fairfield Township is located in central Tippecanoe county, with the Wabash River as its western and northwestern boundary.
Carroll County 's Tippecanoe Township to the north.
home.att.net /~Local_History/Tippecanoe-Co-IN.htm   (1570 words)

The next morning, before daylight, in violation of previous agreement, the Indians (Tecumseh being absent), led on by his brother, "The Prophet," attacked the Americans and a massacre was narrowly averted; but the frontiersmen fought bravely and stubbornly and turned the attack into a victory.
Aside from minor skirmishes up to 1815, which marked the close of the war of 1812, the troubles from Indians were spasmodic (caused by wandering bands) for another decade.
From that point of time, until the battle of Tippecanoe (1811) marked the close of serious Indian warfare, there were only visiting priests at Vincennes and Fort Wayne.
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 Tippecanoe on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Tippecanoe Systems now on World Wide Web; Pleasanton company uses Information Superhighway.
Tippecanoe Systems Announces New Barcode Add-in for Microsoft Word for Windows.
Tippecanoe Battlefield Memorial Park in Indiana with marble monument and wrought-iron fence.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/t/tippecan.asp   (417 words)

 Milwaukee Public Library - Tippecanoe Library
Tippecanoe Library, located at 3912 S. Howell Ave., was built in 1969.
Brink used Tippecanoe as his springboard, basing his sculpture on American Indian mythology and the spirit of the Manitou.
Tippecanoe Library maintains a Job and Career Center and provides access to on-line literature resources including the New York Times Bestseller List.
www.mpl.org /File/branch_tippe.htm   (207 words)

 Tippecanoe County Indiana : Cary Home for Children Advisory Board
At least once a year, the Advisory Board shall review the program and the Executive Director and inspect the facility annually at a time when the children are present and make written recommendations to the Board of Commissioners.
The committee shall present names of prospective Board members to the Tippecanoe County Board of Commissioners or the appointing agency.
The nominating committee shall prepare a slate of officers to be presented to the Board by the winter meeting for approval with elections being held every even year.
www.tippecanoe.in.gov /chfc/division.asp?fDD=9-215   (758 words)

 Battle of Tippecanoe
A new native settlement was built at the confluence of the Wabash and Tippecanoe rivers (north of present-day Lafayette, Indiana) and became known as Prophet’s Town.
The village became the focal point of Tecumseh’s effort to rally the tribes east of the Mississippi River in the hope of halting the spread of white settlements.
William Henry Harrison emerged with a reputation as the hero of Tippecanoe, an image that he would use to his political advantage in later years.
www.u-s-history.com /pages/h1017.html   (508 words)

 Tipp City Schools Home Page
Regular monthly meetings of the Board of Education are held at 7 p.m.
on the fourth Monday of each month at the Board of Education office, 90 S. Tippecanoe Drive, Tipp City, OH 45371.
Tippecanoe Has Highest Scores in Miami County on the OGT
www.tippcityschools.com   (343 words)

 Tippecanoe Chamber Music Society - Lafayette, IN
The TCMS has become a vital presence on the Lafayette musical scene and the Society continues to seek ways to enrich the local community through the performance of chamber music.
The Tippecanoe Chamber Music Society is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation and a member of the Tippecanoe Arts Federation and Chamber Music America.
In addition to corporate sponsorships and private donations, the TCMS gratefully acknowledges grants from the Tippecanoe Arts Federation, the Indiana Arts Commmission, a state agency, and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.
www.tippecanoechambermusic.org   (274 words)

Tippecanoe, Indiana, United States [County]; population was 130,598 in 1990; housing units was 48,134 in 1990; location is 40°23'N 86°54'W; land area is 499.84 square miles (319,897 acres); water area is 3.28 square miles (2,098 acres); FIPS code is 157 [SourceCBP]
Tippecanoe, Indiana, United States [Place] is in Marshall County; location is 41°12'32"N 86°6'54"W [SourceGSP]
Tippecanoe, Ohio, United States [Place] is in Harrison County; location is 40°16'11"N 81°17'13"W [SourceGSP]
www.placesnamed.com /t/i/tippecanoe.asp   (115 words)

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Tippecanoe has been renting canoes to Alaskans and visitors in the Mat-Su valley since 1986.
Tippecanoe has canoes placed throughout the Nancy Lake State Recreation Area.
Tippecanoe begins operation around May 15, depending upon ice-off, and closes near the end of September.
www.paddlealaska.com   (234 words)

 History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Before William Henry Harrison served 31 days as the ninth President of the United States (1841), he established hero status among white Americans at the Battle of Tippecanoe on November 7, 1811, as governor of the Indiana Territory.
There his forces of 300 regulars and 650 militia met 650 soldiers from the formidable Native American confederacy led by Tecumseh, the Shawnee chief, and his brother, Tenskwatawa, known as the Prophet.
The Commandant's Home celebrates local Tippecanoe County history through its breathtaking plaster relief of "General Harrison at the Battle of Tippecanoe" above the original marble fireplace in the Hawkins Room.
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 A Taste of Tippecanoe - Experience a Taste of the Arts
A Taste of Tippecanoe™ 2005 will be presented by the Tippecanoe Arts Federation on Saturday, June 18, 2005 from 4PM until midnight in Downtown Lafayette: 2nd, 3rd, Main and Ferry Streets, the John Myers Pedestrian Bridge, James F. Riehle Plaza and in West Lafayette's Tapawingo Park.
Tickets will be available at the Tippecanoe Arts Federation, designated city-wide merchants, select restaurants, and at the gate on the day of the event.
A Taste of Tippecanoe™ is a one day, multi-stage, beginning of the summer festival that annually draws over 50,000 people and is the primary fundraiser for the
www.tasteoftippecanoe.org   (435 words)

 Tippecanoe Press Inc. Printing, Office Supplies and Rubber Stamps   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Tippecanoe Press is a full service commercial printer and office supply dealer.
Tippecanoe is now an Adobe Authorized Service Provider.
Tippecanoe can produce a finished printed piece from customer copy or electronic files.
www.tpink.com   (290 words)

 AllRefer.com - Tippecanoe, United States (U.S. Physical Geography) - Encyclopedia
AllRefer.com - Tippecanoe, United States (U.S. Physical Geography) - Encyclopedia
U.S. Gen. William Henry Harrison fought the Shawnees in the battle of Tippecanoe, Nov. 7, 1811, on the site of Battle Ground, Ind. The Native Americans, encouraged by their chief, Tecumseh, and by the British, became threatened by the continued U.S. advance into their territory.
At the time of Harrison's expedition, Tecumseh was away and his brother, the Shawnee Prophet, led the group.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/T/Tippecan.html   (234 words)

Go Ahead And Give It To Me In the late 80s/early 90s, I was a big Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers fan.
The big problem is that people might think that I'm the announcer from Laugh-In.
Walking around the business area around campus, I get a village feeling (like an intimate corner of a big city, not like Hillary Clinton) from all of the neat shops and interesting people.
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 Tippecanoe County, INGenWeb Project
At the same time, volunteers were found who were willing to coordinate the collection of databases and generally oversee the contents of the web page.
Tippecanoe County, Indiana Government and Elected Officials 1826-1888
From the Biographical Record and Portrait Album of Tippecanoe County, Indiana, 1888.
www.rootsweb.com /~intippec   (759 words)

 Tippecanoe County Humane Society Home Page
Each month the Java Roaster, located at 130 North Third Street across from the courthouse, will be holding a benefit to help the animals of the Tippecanoe County Humane Society.
The second Tuesday of each month all you have to do is buy your breakfast, lunch, or dinner at the Java Roaster with a TCHS coupon and 25% of your purchase will go to the animals.
To enter your pet in the contest, fill out an entry form and return it with a photo of your pet to the Tippecanoe County Humane Society.
www.tipphumane.org   (640 words)

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