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    removal didn’t end in 1830, but rather was fought for many years after. One person that continued the fight against the removal was John Ross. John Ross continued for years after to find alternatives to the removal. “He suggested alternatives to removal including the extension of United States citizenship to the Cherokees remaining in the East and their acceptance of fair state laws.” (Perdue and Green 153). Ross eventually sought the help from the writer Howard Payne to write against the removal. In which he stated that the Cherokee people never have and never will accept the Treaty of New Echota, and that they have rejected the treaty three times. Also, the government hadn’t fulfilled that what had been promised in the treaty. For example, the land that was promised turned into Arkansas. Howard Payne stressed that the Cherokee must fight with their reason. (Perdue and Green 159). While most Americans supported the Cherokee Removal, many white people supported the Cherokee and their battle against the removal. One of the earliest supporters was Jeremiah Evarts, who believed that the removal was unconstitutional because the Cherokee were a sovereign nation and cannot be forced off of their lands. Women’s rights groups were also very supportive and believed that the Natives had been helpful to the whites and deserved to be treated right. John Ross and Howard Payne fought for the Cherokees rights and the dishonesty of the treaty of New Echota. In conclusion, the fight against…

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    Indian Removal Dbq

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    believed that God had put them on this land to cultivate and grow. They begged for their leaders not to sell the land and to remain (p.133). Elias Boudinot summarized his opinion as follows, “...while a portion of the community have been, in the most laudable manner, engaged in using efforts to civilize and christianize the Indian, another portion of the same community have been busy in counteracting those efforts.” (p.136). By this, he was referring to the men, who wish to forcibly remove the…

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    Cherokee Relationship

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    There have been many instances in which the Cherokees and the Americans have demonstrated a great, amicable, and mutually beneficial relationship. From the introduction of the Christian religion to the increased literacy due to the printing press, the Cherokees relationship with the whites have produced numerous benefits. Although there is no reason for this favorable relationship to change, the circumstances presented to us at this point in history have necessitated an adjustment in the…

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    Integration and Engagement Lifelong Learning at a Professional Level Lifelong learning is continuous growth in gaining knowledge and skills that will help you to better understand your patients’ needs and to provide the best possible care for your patients. Lifelong learning will help a nurse to improve her critical thinking skills and increase her knowledge in current clinical treatments, procedures, practice, and understanding different cultures beliefs, behaviors, and though processes in…

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    The Cherokee speak the story of a young man: One day, while out hunting in the forest, the man came across a bear. He fired off arrow after arrow at the beast, but could not bring it down. Eventually the bear stopped running, and stood up, pulling the arrows out of his body and holding them towards the man. The hunter realized he had stumbled across a medicine bear, “protected by magic”. The bear, after promising he would do the man no harmed, led him back to his home. It was a cold winter,…

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    This is the first novel written by Betty Louise Bell. It was published in 1984. She describes this novel as “Its essentially autobiographical fiction . . . except I have nine siblings and my mother was still alive when the book was written. Otherwise, it’s pretty much from my life.”(“Voices”). The novel follows the protagonist, Lucie Evers, on her journey to reestablish connections with her past, her heritage, and her family. Although there are several themes in this story, the two most…

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    John Ross Over history there was a lot of native Americans chefs.The chefs are getting into wars like the creek war. Where the chef was born and when he died.If they had parents,siblings and children. In conclusion this I'm sailing what is going to happen in the paragraphs. John Ross was born on October 3,1790 In Turkeytown,Alabama. His father was Daniel Ross, and his mother was half Scottish and half Cherokee. Daniel built a school and hired a teacher. In 1815 John…

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    Federal Troops were sent to Georgia to harass the Cherokee tribe and push them across the Mississippi. John Ross’ document explains why the removal would be cruel and unjust. As John Ross stated, ¨We wish to remain on the land of our fathers. We have a perfect and original right to remain without interruption or molestation.¨ One of the biggest problems with moving west is the homeland. Native American tribes are well known for worshiping their ground. Land to them is a sacred possession that…

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    United States. Betsy Ross was the woman that did just that. Ross had other accomplishments besides this but the flag was by far her most iconic achievement. Throughout Ross’ lifetime came many hardships and struggles. Today Ross is seen as an iconic woman figure in history. Betsy Ross was born in Pennsylvania and remained there most of her life. Betsy Ross was born as Elizabeth Phoebe Griscom to parents Samuel and Rebecca on January 1, 1752. Betsy was the eighth of their seventeen children, but…

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    Chief John Ross had a valid and undeniably strong argument against the 1835 Treaty of New Echota. He argues that treaty “is a fraud upon the government of the United States and an act of oppression on the Cherokee people” (John Ross’s Letter). He states that the Cherokee people, which was over 15,000 people, would never had agreed to the treaty and the treaty was made wrongfully. He argues that there should be another meeting and the Cherokee people should be equally consulted. John…

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