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Settlers vs. Native Americans
<ul><li>Non-Indians viewed frontier as  open  for development, but Indians lived there for centuries </li></ul>The West wa...
<ul><li>Starting in 1812, all Eastern tribes were forced West of the Mississippi River </li></ul>Indian Removal Policy <ul...
<ul><li>Different views of land </li></ul>Settlers & Indians Clashed <ul><li>Settlers argued that land was theirs to claim...
<ul><li>Settlers & RRs killed buffalo population, angering Indians </li></ul>Settlers & Indians Clashed
<ul><li>Go to a   RESERVATION  (federal land set aside for a Native American tribe) </li></ul>Options for Indians
 
<ul><li>Go to a   RESERVATION  (federal land set aside for a Native American tribe) </li></ul>Options for Indians <ul><li>...
 
<ul><li>Go to a   RESERVATION  (federal land set aside for a Native American tribe) </li></ul>Options for Indians <ul><li>...
 
<ul><li>By 1890, most tribes signed treaties with the govt. to live on reservations  </li></ul>Options for Indians <ul><li...
 
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    1. 1. Settlers vs. Native Americans
    2. 2. <ul><li>Non-Indians viewed frontier as open for development, but Indians lived there for centuries </li></ul>The West was NOT Empty
    3. 3. <ul><li>Starting in 1812, all Eastern tribes were forced West of the Mississippi River </li></ul>Indian Removal Policy <ul><li>By 1850, few tribes were left in the East </li></ul>
    4. 4. <ul><li>Different views of land </li></ul>Settlers & Indians Clashed <ul><li>Settlers argued that land was theirs to claim, since Indians had done nothing to “improve it” </li></ul><ul><li>Indians believed land could not be owned </li></ul>
    5. 5. <ul><li>Settlers & RRs killed buffalo population, angering Indians </li></ul>Settlers & Indians Clashed
    6. 6. <ul><li>Go to a RESERVATION (federal land set aside for a Native American tribe) </li></ul>Options for Indians
    7. 8. <ul><li>Go to a RESERVATION (federal land set aside for a Native American tribe) </li></ul>Options for Indians <ul><li>ASSIMILATE (adopt the beliefs & culture of Whites) </li></ul>
    8. 10. <ul><li>Go to a RESERVATION (federal land set aside for a Native American tribe) </li></ul>Options for Indians <ul><li>ASSIMILATE (adopt the beliefs & culture of Whites) </li></ul><ul><li>RESIST the settlers </li></ul>GENOCIDE ~ extermination of a racial/ethnic group
    9. 12. <ul><li>By 1890, most tribes signed treaties with the govt. to live on reservations </li></ul>Options for Indians <ul><li>Govt. also promised to provide supplies each year </li></ul>
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