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Unformatted text preview: take things away from them. Some of those things included land and job opportunities. The white government in the west wanted to dominate the American Indians and a part of the white government of the south wanted to do the same with the freedmen. With the Indians and freedmen living in different parts of the country their social treatment was very much the same. The economic front was vastly different because of all the different job opportunities that were available. The jobs varied from farming, logging and mining. With all the land that was given or made available for purchase , made it easier for men to have farms and make money to support their families. These HIS 125 are just a few of the economic similarities of the New South and the Western Frontier. HIS 125...
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- Spring '10
- Native Americans in the United States, Southern United States, economic similarities, white government