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Consequence one
Us didn't keep promises

They lost Indian independence because of Indian reservation is being put in place with Poor land which means poor crops

Leading to being dependent on handouts

Meaning very vulnerable and conflict between gov and settlers

In 1852 it reduced to yearly payments from 50 years to 10

Resulting to increased resentment among Native Americans towards government and settlers


Consequence to 2

Settlement increased in California and Oregon

Treaty stated white settlers were allowed a Cross Plains Indians territories leading to white settlement