Treaty Party

Some articles on party, treaty party, treaty:

Treaty Of New Echota - Division of The Cherokee Nation East
... A division developed between Ross supporters (the "National Party") advocating resistance, and the Ridge supporters (the "Treaty Party"), who advocated negotiation to secure ... The Treaty Party included John Ridge, Major Ridge, Elias Boudinot, David Watie, Stand Watie, Willam Coody (Ross' nephew), William Hicks (Ross' cousin), Andrew Ross (John's younger brother), John Walker Jr ... Eventually tensions grew to the point that several Treaty advocates, most notably John Walker Jr ...
Timeline Of Cherokee Removal - 1830s - 1833–1835
... 1833 Tatsi led a party to join the Texas Cherokee in what was then Mexico ... Among the party was Sam Houston, adopted son of John Jolly ... February 14, 1833 The Treaty of Fort Gibson corrected conflicts between land guarantees to the Cherokee and to the Muscogee ...
Cherokee Removal - Treaty of New Echota
... Further information Treaty of New Echota With the landslide reelection of Andrew Jackson in 1832, some of the most strident Cherokee opponents of removal began to rethink their positions ... Ridge, and nephews Elias Boudinot and Stand Watie, they became known as the “Ridge Party”, or the “Treaty Party” ... The Ridge Party believed that it was in the best interest of the Cherokees to get favorable terms from the U.S ...

Famous quotes containing the words party and/or treaty:

    The success of a party means little more than that the Nation is using the party for a large and definite purpose.... It seeks to use and interpret a change in its own plans and point of view.
    Woodrow Wilson (1856–1924)

    He was then in his fifty-fourth year, when even in the case of poets reason and passion begin to discuss a peace treaty and usually conclude it not very long afterwards.
    —G.C. (Georg Christoph)