Unit 3: Westward Expansion (Vocabulary (Fugitive Act , Popular Sovereignty…
Unit 3: Westward Expansion
Mexican american war
Annexation of texas
Mexico angry about the annexation of texas
USA wanted the land
Treaty of guadalupe hidalgo
Trail Of Tears
westward expansion through agrarian america
"it was america's destiny"
values of american people
Was a military campaign launched by the United States Army in 1874 to remove the Comanche, Kiowa, Southern Cheyenne, and Arapaho Native American tribes from the Southern Plains and forcibly relocate them to reservations in Indian Territory.
Battle in which General George Custer and his forces were defeated by Sioux warriors on 25 June 1876, popularly known as Custer's Last Stand.
Controversial surprise attack upon a surrendered, partially disarmed Cheyenne Indian camp in southeastern Colorado Territory by a force of about 675 U.S. troops, mostly Colorado volunteers
A creek in South Dakota where United States soldiers killed large numbers of Dakota Native Americans — Sioux — in 1890. The Sioux, under Chief Big Foot, had been resisting settlement of the area and had fled to Montana, but United States troops brought them back to South Dakota for detention.
Indian Removal act
Trail of Tears
Leads to war.
Forever divides the natives and the U.S
Triangle trade: system of trading that brought slaves to the american colonies in exchange for foods
Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo
Indian Removal Act
Sand Creek Massacre
Red RIver War
Battle of LIttle Big Horn