The iconic tragedy of Indian Removal: the Cherokee Trail of Tears that relocated thousands of Cherokees to Indian Territory (now Oklahoma), was also a Black migration. Slaves of Cherokees walked this trail along with their Indian owners.

Pain of 'Trail of Tears' shared by Blacks as well as Native Americans

The iconic tragedy of Indian Removal: the Cherokee Trail of Tears that relocated thousands of Cherokees to Indian Territory (now Oklahoma), was also a Black migration. Slaves of Cherokees walked this trail along with their Indian owners.

Long time we travel on way to new land. People feel bad when they leave old nation. Women cry and make sad wails. Children cry and many men cry, and all look sad like when friends die, but they say nothing and just put heads down and keep on go towards West. Many days pass and people die very much. We bury close by Trail.   -- Survivor of the Trail of Tears

Long time we travel on way to new land. People feel bad when they leave old nation. Women cry and make sad wails. Children cry and many men cry, and all look sad like when friends die, but they say nothing and just put heads down and keep on go towards West. Many days pass and people die very much. We bury close by Trail. -- Survivor of the Trail of Tears

The Other Trail of Tears: The Removal of the Ohio Indians (Paperback)

The Other Trail of Tears: The Removal of the Ohio Indians (Paperback)

The Story of the Longest and Largest Forced Migration of Native Americans in American History The Indian Removal Act of 1830 was the culmination of the United States policy to force native populations

Trail of Tears facts provide the information about tragic journey, history and story for Trail of Tears. The trail is measured around 1000 miles. There were Five Civilized Tribes of Creek, Choctaw, Cherokee, Chickasaw, and Seminole. All five tribes were forced t

Trail of Tears facts provide the information about tragic journey, history and story for Trail of Tears. The trail is measured around 1000 miles. There were Five Civilized Tribes of Creek, Choctaw, Cherokee, Chickasaw, and Seminole. All five tribes were forced t

Signed into law by President Andrew Jackson on May 28, 1830, the Indian Removal Act of 1830 act authorized the president to grant unsettled lands west of the Mississippi River in exchange for Indian lands within existing state borders.

Signed into law by President Andrew Jackson on May 28, 1830, the Indian Removal Act of 1830 act authorized the president to grant unsettled lands west of the Mississippi River in exchange for Indian lands within existing state borders.

The iconic tragedy of Indian Removal: the Cherokee Trail of Tears that relocated thousands of Cherokees to Indian Territory (now Oklahoma), was also a Black migration. Slaves of Cherokees walked this trail along with their Indian owners.  OH MY!!  IT IS REALLY STILL THEIR LAND!!

Pain of 'Trail of Tears' shared by Blacks as well as Native Americans

The iconic tragedy of Indian Removal: the Cherokee Trail of Tears that relocated thousands of Cherokees to Indian Territory (now Oklahoma), was also a Black migration. Slaves of Cherokees walked this trail along with their Indian owners. OH MY!! IT IS REALLY STILL THEIR LAND!!

6 Ridiculous Lies You Believe About the Founding of America | Cracked.com

6 Ridiculous Lies You Believe About the Founding of America

6 Ridiculous Lies You Believe About the Founding of America | Cracked.com

Two newly developed driving tours that follow the original route of the Trail of Tears have been marked in Chattanooga and Hamilton County. #trailoftears #chahistory

Trail of Tears markers to be unveiled at Ross's Landing

Two newly developed driving tours that follow the original route of the Trail of Tears have been marked in Chattanooga and Hamilton County. #trailoftears #chahistory

Trail of Tears Robert Lindneux Painting   At the end of this somber "Trail of Tears", the Cherokee Nation settled in what is now present day Oklahoma, on land far inferior to that which they had been forced to vacate.

Trail of Tears Robert Lindneux Painting At the end of this somber "Trail of Tears", the Cherokee Nation settled in what is now present day Oklahoma, on land far inferior to that which they had been forced to vacate.

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