Flashcards in Pt.4 - Americans West - Expansion, Conflict & Considation Deck (20):
Who founded Mormonism?
What did Brigham Young do?
Took the Mormons to the Salt Lake City In 1846
When did Brigham Young become leader of the Mormons?
After Joseph Smith’s murder
What were the Black Hills?
Sacred Hills of the Sioux, believed the first human cane from there.
Who invaded the Black Hills?
Gold Miners in 1872
What was Wounded Knee?
Band of Sioux were attacked whilst being transported back to their reservation
When was Wounded Knee?
When was Mormonism founded?
What % of Utah are Mormon today?
Who was Jefferson Davis?
President of the Confederacy (South) in the Civil War
What was the Succession of the South?
Southern states began to leave the Union
Which state was the first Succession of the South?
South Carolina in 1860
Who was Sitting Bull?
A respected Sioux Chief who refused the Reservations
When did Sitting Bull flee to Canada?
1876 - 1881
How did Sitting Bull die?
Shot when being arrested in the US
What does Sectionalism mean?
Differences between the North & the South
- Economic Development
CAUSED THE CIVIL WAR!
What was Dry Farming?
Homesteaders on the Plains, ploughed Land after rain, hoping dust would settle on top keeping moisture below
When was Gold Found?
24th January 1848
Who found the Gold in 1848?