The impact of Pontiac’s War and the Paxton Boys led to less public support of the Quaker Party. This satirical political cartoon by Henry Dawkins in 1764 depicts prominent Quaker Israel Pemberton dancing with a Native American and Benjamin Franklin scheming to control the Quaker Party for his own political gain. (Historical Society of Pennsylvania)

The impact of Pontiac’s War and the Paxton Boys led to less public support of the Quaker Party. This satirical political cartoon by Henry Dawkins in 1764 depicts prominent Quaker Israel Pemberton dancing with a Native American and Benjamin Franklin scheming to control the Quaker Party for his own political gain. (Historical Society of Pennsylvania)

Pontiac's Rebellion occurred in 1763. During this revolt, the British took over their forts and wouldn't give them any supplies. Native American groups responded by attacking settlers and destroying British forts west of the Appalachians.

Pontiac's Rebellion occurred in 1763. During this revolt, the British took over their forts and wouldn't give them any supplies. Native American groups responded by attacking settlers and destroying British forts west of the Appalachians.

Pontiac's Rebellion was when numerous amounts of tribes tried to drive off the british and the colonists. This didn't work out well because of the guns the british had. This only happened because the colonists were building into the space of the indians.

Pontiac's Rebellion was when numerous amounts of tribes tried to drive off the british and the colonists. This didn't work out well because of the guns the british had. This only happened because the colonists were building into the space of the indians.

The War Chief of the Ottawas: A Chronicle of the Pontiac War (Dodo Press)

The War Chief of the Ottawas: A Chronicle of the Pontiac War (Dodo Press)

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Visit of Chief Pontiac to British Officer Major Gladwyn during Pontiac's War, c.1760. Art.com

Visit of Chief Pontiac to British Officer Major Gladwyn during Pontiac's War, c.1760. Art.com

Full text of "The Indian wars of Pennsylvania : an account of the Indian events, in Pennsylvania, of the French and Indian war, Pontiac's war, Lord Dunmore's war, the revolutionary war, and the Indian uprising from 1789 to 1795 ; tragedies of the Pennsylvania frontier based primarily on the Penna. archives and colonial records / by C. Hale Sipe ; introduction by Dr. George P. Donehoo"

Full text of "The Indian wars of Pennsylvania : an account of the Indian events, in Pennsylvania, of the French and Indian war, Pontiac's war, Lord Dunmore's war, the revolutionary war, and the Indian uprising from 1789 to 1795 ; tragedies of the Pennsylvania frontier based primarily on the Penna. archives and colonial records / by C. Hale Sipe ; introduction by Dr. George P. Donehoo"

Pontiac, or Obwandiyag (c. 1720 – April 20, 1769), was an Odawa war chief who became noted for his role in Pontiac's War (1763–1766), an American Indian struggle against British military occupation of the Great Lakes region and named for him.

Pontiac, or Obwandiyag (c. 1720 – April 20, 1769), was an Odawa war chief who became noted for his role in Pontiac's War (1763–1766), an American Indian struggle against British military occupation of the Great Lakes region and named for him.

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