1871 Rider to Indian Appropriations Act

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Title

1871 Rider to Indian Appropriations Act

Subject

The United States no longer recognizing Indian tribes as sovereign nations, putting them directly under federal influence

Description

Photo of the original document

Creator

United States government

Source

Indian Appropriations Act

Publisher

docsteach.org

Date

3/3/1871

Rights

The rights of this document are with the United States government

Format

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Language

Egnlish

Type

Legislation Document

Identifier

Used the resource in discussing the how the American Federal government no longer recognized the sovereign entities of indigenous tribes

Coverage

Resource is relevant as it showcases the government's perception of Indian tribes and displays the government's intentions to make Indians later assimilate

Citation

United States government, “1871 Rider to Indian Appropriations Act,” The Making of the Modern U.S., accessed January 27, 2022, http://projects.leadr.msu.edu/makingmodernus/items/show/741.