Indian Removal Formative
What is Dahlonega best known for in the 1820s - 1830s?
being the state capital of Georgia
President Andrew Jackson lived in Dahlonega before being elected president
the discovery of gold
the University of Georgia is located in Dahlonega
Which Native American tribe is being described? *lived in Alabama, North Carolina, Tennessee, Georgia *Chief John Ross *Capital was New Echota
What is the name of the Creek Indian chief who signed the Treaty of Indian Springs, which gave up all Creek land in Georgia?
Chief John Ross
Chief William McIntosh
Chief Alexander McGillivray
Which one of the following is NOT true about what the Creek and Cherokee tribes have in common?
they were both relocated off their land to Indian Reservations
They both had members of their tribe sign away rights to their land without permission from the entire tribe
They both lived in Alabama and Georgia
They both assimilated to the "white man's" culture
How did the Creek respond to Chief McIntosh signing the Treaty of Indian Springs?
They murdered him
They thanked him
They gave him $200,000 and a medal
They made his son the next chief
There are 5 questions to complete.