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Ch. 6

Chapter 6

1. cash crop crop grown for sale
2. Farmers' Alliance network of farmers' organizations that worked for political and economic reforms in the late 1800s
3. Civil Rights Act of 1875 guaranteed blacks the right to ride trains and use public facilities such as hotels
4. reservation specific areas set aside by the government for Indians' use
5. Sand Creek Massacre 1864 incident in which Colorado militia killed a camp of Cheyenne and Arapaho Indians
6. Sitting Bull chief that hunted buffalo for a living & belonged to the Hunkpapa band, one of the seven Lakota Sioux groups
7. Battle of the Little Big Horn 1876 battle in which Sioux defeated U.S. Army troops
8. Wounded Knee 1890 confrontation between U.S. cavalry and Sioux that marked the end of Indian resistance
9. assimilated to be absorbed into the main culture of a society
10. Dawes General Allotment Act 1887 law that divided reservation land into private family plots
11. vigilante self-appointed law enforcers
12. transcontinental railroad a rail link between the East and West
13. land grants land designed by the federal government for building schools, roads, or railroads
14. open-range system system for raising livestock
15. Homestead Act 1862 law that gave 160 acres of land to citizens willing to live on and cultivate it for five years
Created by: K_Higgins01