TRAIL OF TEARS

westward expansion

andrew jaskon controversol discussion

nearly 125,000 natives were forced to move fron there home lands


He created the indian removal act

jaskson changed america and with lightning speed

He was the first U.S. president to come from the area west of the Appalachians and the first to gain office by a direct appeal to the mass of voters. His political movement has since been known asJacksonian Damocracy . (For a discussion of the history and nature of the presidency.

trail of tears

indian removal

andrew jaskson was fron tennasee was forcefull of the indian removal act.


in 1814 commanded the u.s militery forces

trail of tears the cherokees

historicly cherokees occupied the lands in sevral southern states as eroupen setlers arrived cherokees started to trade with them.

trail of tears:many days pass and people die

most cherokees including chiefe john ross did not balive that they would be forced to move


in may 1838 fedral troops and state militery begain the round up of the cherokees into stock piles.