Oklahoma History

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compensate

To counter balance; off set

infiltrate

To penetrate with hostile intent

cede

To surrender possession, especially by a treaty

inexhaustible

Unable to be used up because of existing abundance

shrewd

Having or showing sharp powers of judgement

What were the whites and natives fighting over?

Land

What president pushed for the removal of the 5 tribes?

Andrew Jackson

What are the 5 tribes?

Cherokee, Creek, Chickasaw, Seminole, and Choctaw.

How did Jackson respond to the Supreme Court's ruling on the Georgia Compact?

He refused to enforce it.

How many Cherokees died on the "Trail of Tears"?

5,000

How did the military men describe the Indian removal?

Harsh and cruel

What was the name and date of the removal treaty for the Choctaw?

Treaty of Dancing Rabbit Creek in 1830

What was the name and date of the removal treaty for the Cherokee?

Treaty of New Echota in 1835

What was the name and date of the removal treaty for the Chickasaw?

Treaty of Pontotoc Creek in 1832

What was the name and date of the removal treaty for the Creek?

Treaty of Washington D.C in 1832

What was the name and date of the removal treaty for the Seminole?

Treaty of Payne's landing in 1832

What was the importance of the Stephen Long expedition?

Establishment of Fort Smith

What was the importance of the Thomas James expedition?

Led St. Louis Party for trade

What was the importance of the Thomas Nuttall expedition?

Got most useful and complete info about resources and people of Oklahoma.

What was the importance of the George Sibley expedition?

Negotiated peace with the Native Americans(Osage) and discovered the Great Salt Plains.

Adams Onis Treaty

Established southern border of the Louisiana Purchase and drew the border between Spanish Texas and Oklahoma.

Great Salt Plains

Where salt was found on the Sibley expedition.

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