Nationalism and Economic Growth
Indian Removal Activity: Research the circumstances, people, and effects of Andrew Jackson's indian removal policy. Then prepare an oral report to present your research. You should include visual aids, maps, or charts in your report.
Holt Researcher Resources Act of Congress: Indian Removal Act
Biography: Andrew Jackson
Supreme Court Case: Worcester v. Georgia
Research Web Sites
| || ||Mobilizing Women: The Struggle Against the Indian Removal Act of 1830|
Read part of an article that outlines the women’s movement protesting the Indian Removal Act of 1830. The proposed law generated mass opposition that created new forms of political protest and nearly defeated the bill. Young people flocked to the campaign. Some opponents defied state removal measures and went to prison in protest. To defeat removal, women created their first national petition drive, which drew many otherwise traditional women into public political activity.