Tag: Wyandot

4 James Madison

4 James Madison

Just six months after James Madison took office as the fourth president of the United States, tribes in Indiana and Illinois signed the Treaty of Fort Wayne, trading 3 million acres of land for $5,250 in goods and annual subsidies. Signed in September 1809, the treaty triggered an explosive from...
10 John Tyler

10 John Tyler

Five months after he took office as the 10th president of the United States, John Tyler signed the Preemption Act of 1841, granting purchasing rights to squatters already living on federal lands. The act permitted squatters to buy up to 160 acres of “public land” for as little as per...
14 Franklin Pierce

14 Franklin Pierce

A staunch believer in the concept of Manifest Destiny and the acquisition of land, Franklin Pierce took office in 1853 with his eye on Alaska, Hawaii and Cuba. The 14th president of the United States, Pierce is credited with initiating the first discussions about purchasing Alaska, an arctic territory the...

‘Redskins’ in Media and On the Ground

The Washington Post poll about "redskin" sports names raised uproar in social media, but, as Harlan McKosato pointed out, "what we see on social media nowadays…does not reflect how Native people in general necessarily feel about certain issues."McKosato suggested that some issues—like the names debate—exist primarily in the while...

Credit Card Identification Number

This number is recorded as an additional security precaution.


American Express

4 digit, non-embossed number printed above your account number on the front of your card.


3-digit, non-embossed number printed on the signature panel on the of the card immediately following the card account number.


3-digit, non-embossed number printed on the signature panel on the back of the card.

Enter Your Log In Credentials

Send this to friend

I thought you might find this interesting:
4 James Madison

URL: https://indiancountrymedianetwork.com/history/people/4-james-madison/