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  • Apush Chapter Summary 1542

    Cherokee and Catawba 1702-1713 The Muscogee become allied to the British colonies and raid the Spanish Apalachee missions during Queen Anne's War 1733: After James Oglethorpe and his Georgian colonists arrive they begin trading with them which leads to establishing strongs cultural ties between the Creek and the Europeans 1775: Support British forces during the American Revolutionary War 1790: Under George Washington the Treaty of New York is passed, forced the Muscogee people to cede a…

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  • Florida Seminole Tribe

    The arrival of various Creek and other Muscogee people to Florida in the mid-1700s signaled the genesis of what would eventually be recognized as the Seminole tribe of Florida. These Indians settled in parts of Florida where the original, albeit much less in numbers, inhabitants of Florida still resided. Many of the Florida Indians by the time of the British arrival were trading for decades with the Spanish and its colonies to the immediate south. The Creek nation was a loose confederation of…

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  • Examples Of Cultural Appropriation

    receive eagle feathers and add to the bonnet. Not all tribes wore head dresses either, it has become a misconceptions of inaccurate portrayal of Native American life. The Muscogee, a southeastern tribe, wore very little clothing prior to coming in contact with Europeans. The men wore deerskin breechcloths. The women of the Muscogee tribe wore shirts and skirts. (R. Strong) All members of the tribe wore moccasins created out of soft leather to protect their feet while walking and hunting. Native…

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  • The Suwannee Warrior: The First Seminole War

    Abraham was born in Georgia in 1787 and later lived in Pensacola, Florida, where he worked as a domestic servant for Doctor Sierra, a Spanish physician. Abraham joined the British army during the War of 1812 because the British commanders promised freedom to slaves who joined them in fighting the Americans. Shortly thereafter, during the period that Florida was under nominal Spanish rule, the Americans attacked. Abraham fled from General Andrew Jackson’s military advances and helped build the…

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  • Creek Tribe Research Paper

    Creek Tribe I am talking about the Creek Tribe. I was fascinated that an ancient Indian tribe, the Creek Indians still live in America. The Creeks live in a warm climate near rivers and this affected their clothes, food and protection. I am finding out about how their location influenced their way of life. The Creek’s location, climate, food and clothing. The location of the Creek tribe is near the Mississippi River…

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  • Cherokee Trail Of Tears

    The trail of tears was a series of forced relocations of Native American Nations.The nations that were relocated were Cherokee, Muscogee,seminole,Chicksaw, and Choctaw. The reason that they were relocated was because president Thomas Jefferson believed Indians should’ve been civilized. Jefferson also wanted to convert them to Christianity. In 1791 a series of treaties between the United States and the Cherokees, the treaties gave recognition to the Cherokees as a nation with their own laws and…

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  • Trail Of Tears Dbq Essay

    Based on the documents that I studied and the text of the U.S. Constitution, I disagree with the statement that the U.S. government was justified in forcing the Indian tribes east of the Mississippi River to leave their homeland to move to the Oklahoma territory. I believe that the Natives were cheated out of their land Document One summarizes the uphill battle between the Natives and the settlers. According to Document One, "Land greed was a big reason for the federal government's position…

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  • Rural Impact Demonstration Project Sample

    Enrichment Services Program, Inc. (ESP) is submitting a letter of interest for the Rural Integration Models for Parents and Children to Thrive (IMPACT) Demonstration aimed to focus efforts, using a two – generation approach, on reducing childhood poverty in Clay County, Georgia. The Demonstration Project’s contact person will be Marquitta Williams, Development Coordinator. The project will be implemented by the agency’s Department of Early Childhood & Family Services, which provides Early Head…

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  • Creek's Manifest Destiny

    where they began to start a new town and began to do the same as they did in Alabama, Florida, and Georgia. Once the Creeks were settled in Oklahoma the U.S. Army forced them to leave again. “The U.S. Army enforced the removal of more than 20,000 Muscogee (Creeks) to Indian territory in 1836 and 37” (Creek History). When the Americans removed the Indians from the land they wanted; at first the Indians had lost some power but as the years went on they began to grow because they were spread out…

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  • Trail Of Tears Association Analysis

    An important aspect after any tragedy, is how the survivors and the public remember the event. At time after a tragedy, memorials are built to honor and remember victims of the devastation. The Trail of Tears Association (TOTA) is a nonprofit organization that, “…support the creation, development, and interpretation of the Trail of Tears National Historic Trail,” (Trail of Tears Association, 2016). The organization also works closely with the National Park Service in order promote protection of…

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