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An Indian reservation is a legal designation for an area of land managed by a Native American .... In 1887, Congress undertook a significant change in reservation policy by the passage of the Dawes ...

Indian Reservations - U.S. History in Context - Gale

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After 1778, Congress established federal Indian reservations by federal treaty or .... Many policies strengthening Native American reservation societies were ...

Native Americans and the Federal Government | History Today

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Between 1887 and 1933, US government policy aimed to assimilate Indians into ... In particular, he wanted Native American reservations to be permanent, ...

Life on the Reservations [ushistory.org]

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After being forced off their native lands, many American Indians found life to be most difficult. Beginning in the first half of the 19th century, federal policy dictated  ...

What is a Reservation? | The U.S.-Dakota War of 1862

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A reservation is an area of land managed by a Native American tribe under the U.S. Bureau of ... Washington State Historical Society: Federal Indian Policy.

Native American Living Conditions on Reservations - Native ...

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Living Conditions on American Indian reservations: It is impossible to succinctly describe the ... The overall percentage of American Indians living below the federal poverty line is 28.2% (2008, American Indians Census Facts). ... Privacy Policy

The Reservation System - NebraskaStudies.Org

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Under the reservation system, American Indians kept their citizenship in their ... The reservation policy also reflected the views of some of the educators and ...

5 Ways The Government Keeps Native Americans In Poverty - Forbes

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Mar 13, 2014 ... As a result, Native American reservations are among the poorest ... on reservations as a result of the government's allotment policies of the ...

Why Are Indian Reservations So Poor? A Look At The Bottom 1%

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Dec 13, 2011 ... Everybody knows that Indian reservations are among the poorest places in America, but few people understand the root causes--a lack of ...

American Indian reservations: The first underclass areas?

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of American Indians lived on reservations. Most of these ... The largest American Indian reservation, ... the nineteenth century the policy of the U.S. government.

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Indian Affairs | FAQs

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What does tribal sovereignty mean to American Indians and Alaska Natives? ... A federal Indian reservation is an area of land reserved for a tribe or tribes under .... to existing federal law or are inconsistent with overriding national policies.

How American Indian Reservations Came to Be | Antiques ... - PBS

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May 25, 2015 ... But how and why did Indian reservations come to be? ... the federal government's policies towards Native Americans and the sentiments of ...

Indian reservation - New World Encyclopedia

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The Indian termination policy was set by the ... of Indian reservations and induce Native Americans to ...