America history test one

America history test one - Myths surrounding the cowboys-...

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Myths surrounding the cowboys- sale the gam Cattle drive- where they pay the money to gov. try to ale the stuff to the west by the cattle trail; sale head for $3 or $4 John Chilsom/ chilson tail – to Abilene, where they were sold to ranchers, feedlot operators, and the agents of eastern meatpackers; 10 million head driven to north end mid-1880s. Decline of the old west - factors Indian Wars Chief Joseph – Nez led by the remarkable Joseph, surrendered in 1877, his family all dead, never kill white man, he left 2000 men and women move to CA. Battle of Little Big Horn – caster/ take place in black hills (sacred land) they send out the Indian to find out there are the gold there; use Indian in two way: 1. Converging columns – some from south and west and kill them in the milldels. 2. Winner – when the food is lower so easy to kill them. Wovoka – prophet; create the ghost dance religion Dawes Act- forced aggressive assimilation; cut the hair, only one wife, if I knew you have good land then they will take over it, and move your to the other land
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This note was uploaded on 02/06/2011 for the course HIST 1302 taught by Professor Wilson during the Spring '08 term at HCCS.

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