the belief that the U.S. would inevitably expand westward to the pacific ocean and into Mexican and native american territory
what two animals were very important to the Plains Indians?
Buffalo and Horse
law passed in 1887 that was intended to "Americanize" native Indians by distributing reservations land to individual owners
what inventions that helped settle the west
what is Annihilation of Buffalo
when buffalo were almost completely wiped out by whites
In 1867 _______ started the patrons of husbandry (Grange) to fight the rail roads.
what is grange
it pulled people from other occupations who sympathized with farmers
the struggle of the farmer against the railroad led to the ____________________ the movement of the people