What you need to know about the US
since 1880 to 1920
Eradicate of Buffalo
The US adopted the policyofelimination the buffalo in order to make the Native American submit to the Americanization and the Dawes act which was adopted by Congress in 1887. If the buffalo were all dead, the Indian way of life was dead. The US allowed buffalo hunters to find protection and Army forts to shoot buffalo.