Dawes Act – Assimilation (1887) Primary Source Analysis Activity

dawes-act

Primary Source Activity: Excerpt of Dawes Act

(1887) The Dawes Act was attempt by Congress to assimilate Native Americans into mainstream U.S. society by providing private land ownership and citizenship.

Click on link to download primary source document.

the-dawes-act – primary source document

box-model-analysis – analysis form

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