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Indian Removal Act - Wikipedia

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The Indian Removal Act was passed by Congress on May 28, 1830, during the presidency of Andrew Jackson, who signed it into law two days later. The law ...

Indian Removal Act: Primary Documents in American History (Virtual ...

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The Indian Removal Act was signed into law by Andrew Jackson on May 28, 1830, authorizing the president to grant unsettled lands west of the Mississippi in  ...

Indian removal - PBS

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Andrew Jackson, from Tennessee, was a forceful proponent of Indian removal. In 1814 ... Some chose to stay in Mississippi under the terms of the Removal Act..

Indian Treaties and the Removal Act of 1830 - Office of the Historian

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The U.S. Government used treaties as one means to displace Indians from their tribal lands, a mechanism that was strengthened with the Removal Act of 1830.

Indian Removal Act | HistoryNet

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Indian Removal Act summary: After demanding both political and military action on removing Native American Indians from the southern states of America in ...

The Indian Removal Act and the Trail of Tears: Cause, Effect and ...

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In 1830 Congress, urged on by President Andrew Jackson, passed the Indian Removal Act which gave the federal government the power to relocate any Native ...

Trail of Tears - Native American History - HISTORY.com

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Find out how Andrew Jackson's controversial Indian Removal Act paved the way for The Trail of Tears. Contents. The “Indian Problem”; Indian Removal; The ...

What was the Indian Removal Act? | Reference.com

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The Indian Removal Act authorized the President of the United States to resettle Indian tribes who lived east of the Mississippi River to lands west of the ...

Indian Removal Act of 1830 - Studyworld

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studyworld. Indian Removal Act of 1830. INTRODUCTION. On May 26, 1830, the Indian Removal Act of 1830 was passed by the Twenty-First Congress of the ...

Indian Removal Act | United States [1830] | Britannica.com

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Sep 17, 2007 ... Indian Removal Act, (May 28, 1830), first major legislative departure from the U.S. policy of officially respecting the legal and political rights of ...