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Indian Removal Act


The Indian Removal Act was passed by Congress on May 26, 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 ...


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 Treaties and the Removal Act of 1830 - Milestones in the ...


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


Facts, information and articles about Indian Removal Act, from American History ... in 1829, President Andrew Jackson signed this into law on May 28, 1830.

'On Indian Removal' (1830) - Our Documents


President Andrew Jackson's Message to Congress 'On Indian Removal' (1830) ... policy already established by the Indian Removal Act of May 28, 1830.

Removal Act of 1830


An Act to provide for an exchange of lands with the Indians residing in any of the states or territories, and for their removal west of the river Mississippi.

Indian Removal Act of 1830 - Studyworld


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 ...

History and Text of The Indian Removal Act of 1830


In 1830, President Andrew Jackson instituted the Indian Removal Act, which required the Native Americans to be moved west of the Mississippi River. Read the ...

Indian Removal Act Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com ...


Indian Removal Act (1830). Sara M. Patterson. Excerpt from the Indian Removal Act. It shall and may be lawful for the President solemnly to assure the tribe or ...

Indian Removal Act of 1830: Summary, Timeline & Facts - Video ...


The Indian Removal Act of 1830 was expected to remove and relocate Indian nations that existed in the Southern United States in order to advance...

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Indian removal - PBS


Andrew Jackson, from Tennessee, was a forceful proponent of Indian removal. ... This time they based their appeal on an 1830 Georgia law which prohibited whites from ... Some chose to stay in Mississippi under the terms of the Removal Act..

Trail of Tears - Native American History - HISTORY.com


At the beginning of the 1830s, nearly 125,000 Native Americans lived on millions of acres ... In 1830, he signed the Indian Removal Act, which gave the federal ...

NATIVE HISTORY ASSOCIATION - The Indian Removal Act of 1830


The Indian Removal Act of 1830, the legislation that spurred the ethnic cleansing of America in the nineteenth century.