Suqamish Chief Kitsap

Chief Kitsap

November 19, 2013 admin 0

Suqamish Chief Kitsap lived from about 1750 to about 1845. He was born and raised in Suquamish (in what is now Washington state). He was […]

Preparing the Cherokee for Removal

A Cherokee Murder

November 12, 2013 admin 0

Following the Trail of Tears in 1838, there were three groups of Cherokee living in Oklahoma: (1) The Old Settlers who had moved to the […]

A Chippewa Treaty

A Chippewa Treaty

November 10, 2013 admin 0

A treaty is an agreement between two or more sovereign nations. Under the U.S. Constitution and the Supreme Court’s interpretation of the Constitution, Indian tribes […]

Preparing the Cherokee for Removal

The Cherokee After Removal

November 7, 2013 admin 0

By the beginning of the nineteenth century, many prominent and influential Americans, particularly those from the southern states, had decided that the United States should […]