Civilized Tribes

Some articles on civilized tribes, tribes:

Indian Reservation (The Lament Of The Cherokee Reservation Indian) - Historical Context
... refers to the forcible removal and relocation of Five Civilized Tribes, including the Cherokee people, from the southeastern states of Georgia, Florida, Mississippi and Alabama to the ... The removal of these tribes throughout the 1830s is often referred to as the "Trail of Tears" ... The Cherokee were the last of the Five Civilized Tribes to be removed after signing the Treaty of New Echota ...
Fort Washita - History - Five Civilized Tribes Removed To The Indian Territory
... to gain access to the lands of the Five Civilized Tribes in the southern United States the Federal government passed the Indian Removal Act into law on ... plains Indians to the west from the rolling prairies to the east where the Five Civilized Tribes were locating ... These indigenous tribes included the Comanche, Wichita, Caddoes, and Kiowa ...
Indian Home Guard (American Civil War)
... were volunteer infantry regiments recruited from the Five Civilized Tribes of Indian Territory to support the Union during the American Civil War ... The leaders of all of the Five Civilized Tribes signed treaties with the Confederacy at the start of the Civil War ... It was mainly due to these Loyal Indians that the Five Civilized Tribes were able to retain any of their lands following the end of the Civil War ...
Five Civilized Tribes - History
... The Five Civilized Tribes were Indigenous peoples of the Americas who lived in the Southeastern United States, and most were descendants of what we now call the ... Before European Contact these tribes were generally matriarchial societies, with agriculture being the primary economic pursuit ... The bulk of the tribes lived in towns (some covering hundreds of acres and containing thousands of people) with planned streets, residential and public ...
Five Civilized Tribes Museum
... The Five Civilized Tribes Museum is a museum in Muskogee, Oklahoma that houses the art, history and culture of the Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Muscogee Creek, and Seminole tribes ... an extensive collection of traditional art by artists of the Five Civilized Tribes and has the world’s largest collection of Jerome Tiger originals ...

Famous quotes containing the words tribes and/or civilized:

    I have no doubt that it is a part of the destiny of the human race, in its gradual improvement, to leave off eating animals, as surely as the savage tribes have left off eating each other when they came in contact with the more civilized.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    An immoderate fondness for dress, for pleasure, and for sway, are the passions of savages; the passions that occupy those uncivilized beings who have not yet extended the dominion of the mind, or even learned to think with the energy necessary to concatenate that abstract train of thought which produces principles.... that women from their education and the present state of civilized life, are in the same condition, cannot ... be controverted.
    Mary Wollstonecraft (1759–1797)