The Trail Of Tears
1410 words 3 pages

The trail of tears refers to the long distance walk by the native America to the designated Indian territory where they were to work on the white settlers farms who wanted grow cotton. This journey was considered trail of tears as it was long and very dangerous as it was crossing the Mississippi river. The […]

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Cherokee Cultural Assimilation Manifest Destiny
Indian Treaties and the Removal Act
777 words 2 pages

In the untimely 1800, the U.S government embarked on attempts to eliminate various Indian tribes from the Southeast. The government back then used treaties as one way of displacing Indians and this mechanism was strengthened by the act of 1830.Sometimes if this mechanism failed, the government at times could infringe treaties as well as court […]

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Andrew Jackson Cherokee Westward Expansion