Flashcards in Pt.1 - American West - Expansion, Conflict & Consolidation Deck (20):
The belief that it was Gods will for America to be inhabited from East to West
People who believed slavery:
- Should not be allowed in new western states
- Slavery in the South should be abolished
Missouri Compromise Line
1820, agreed new Northern States would be FREE - new Southern states could KEEP SLAVERY
When did the Missouri Compromise Line of 1820 last till?
Follow your food
Example of Nomadic Tribe/People
REPUBLICAN president of the USA
1860 - 1865
What did Lincoln introduce?
Emancipation (freedom ) in 1863
When was Lincoln assassinated?
When was the Battle of Little Big Horn?
June, 1876 - Final Battle elf the Winter campaigns
Who was the American general involved in the Battle of Little Big Horn?
Who led the Sioux tribe into battle in The Battle of Little Big Horn?
Overview of the Battle of Little Big Horn
- General Custer got to Big Horn Valley a DAY EARLY
- Attempted a suprise attack on the Sioux Camp
What was Custer’s cavalry known as?
US government have the Sioux protected hunting land
When was the first Reservation set up?
First Fort Laramie Treaty / Indian Appropriation Act of 1851
What was the name of the reservation act given to the Sioux in 1868?
Great Sioux Reservations
Wheat bought from Russia which could grow in all types of conditions.
When was the Desert Land Act?