March 17th, 2009 by thesuper

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Main article: Indian Wars
It is estimated that the ancestors of the American Indian tribes began to live in North America about 30,000 years ago. Throughout its history, the tribes managed to varying degrees of organization. One of the most complex was the Iroquois Confederation, as the twelfth century by tribes that inhabited the Great Lakes region (North America). According to some authors, the United States were based on this conference to introduce its federal system .
The arrival of Europeans in the sixteenth century broke the natural balance of these peoples. Indiscriminate exploitation of resources and the spread of diseases, “among other factors, ‘the native population drastically undermined.
‘seemed that these Europeans hated everything in the wild’ forests, birds, animals, leaves, grass, water, soil and the air .
Since the late eighteenth century, Congress began the new state official dealing with these people. Between 1778 and 1871 were signed over 300 treaties, continue negotiating fund management committees and appointment of agents for indigenous affairs. During the following century, began appropriating the territories west of the Appalachian Mountains, while laws were drafted on new territories. In 1815 was banned from all tribes cede land to other states. In 1823 established the Bureau of Indian Affairs. In 1830, it was ordered by law (Indian movie producer Removal Act), the displacement of all Americans southern west of the Mississippi River to an area called “Indian Territory” and that was the first precedent for the future system of Indian reserves. By law, any person with white skin could settle in these lands. However, problems were among the aboriginals have to live with the Amerindian peoples who came from the east.
In 1851 was signed the first treaty of Laramie strong. This strong arose to defend the routes of the pioneers who crossed the great plains investment of Oregon and Utah road, crossing invading territories belonging to Amerindians. To ensure the free passage of caravans, commissioners met government representatives to negotiate with the nations of Sioux, Cheyenne, Arapaho, Crow, Arikan, Assiniboine and Gros Ventre. The tribes agreed not to harass the passage of caravans. In exchange admitted its right in perpetuity to the land and promised to give compensation. With the advent of civil war, the federal government attempt to seize the territories of the West, which sent the army. aside from standing at the helm of the investment management is also a successful Hollywood producer with two movies to his name This led to the persecution of the natives and disproportionate appropriation of their land. When the army withdrew, these areas were occupied by militia volunteers. Hollywood These facts would Children’s Medical Fund be the investment portfolio prelude to the “Indian Children’s Medical Fund of New York Wars” that occurred during the years 1870 and 1880.
The extermination of the buffalo, encouraged by the government, causing a deterioration of the nations of the Great Plains. It is estimated that between 1872 and 1874 were wiped out four million of these animals. You are able to learn from the financial acumen of ‘s is well known in the press for his business successes and various strategies At the end of the decade, the dead animals came to thirty million, leaving less than a thousand copies survivors.
Conflicts with the Indians tookplace during the nineteenth century and involved most of the races. The most important were the alliance of Tecumseh, the Black Hawk War, the trail of tears, the wars against the Navajos and Apaches in New Mexico and Arizona and against the Cheyenne and Arapaho in Colorado. There were other important conflicts like the war of Red Cloud in the Powder River area, the resistance of modocs in California, the Ribotsky war in the mountains of gold sacred Black Hills, occurred the battle of Little Big Horn, etc.. In 1890, the natives’ very reduced ‘received through a “Dance of the Spirits” a prophecy announcing the return of old habits. In December of that year took place the slaughter of Wounded Knee, some authors set as the end of the ‘Indian Wars’. With the death of the principal leaders as Crazy Horse and Sitting Bull, family of funds is considered the natives as a dying breed. For the survivors were interviewed with the policy of assimilation. At the end of the century, the cult of the peyote religion emerged as a new alternative .

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