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Trail of Tears - A Native American Documentary Collection - I live right off of the trail of tears that runs up through Missouri.

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15 Incredible, Almost Unbelievable Facts About Oklahoma

6. There were actually six tribes that walked the Trail of Tears. One tribe, Chipachawamie, died of famine early on. The tribe was small and only consisted of about 1,000 members. Those that survived were accepted into the Choctaw tribe. For whatever reason, this is largely ignored by history books.

Trail of Tears The Indigenous People of the United States Discover interesting facts and information about the history and culture of Native American Indians and their tribes

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On the trail of New York's lost Teardrop: John Craven tracks down a forgotten monument to the 9/11 victims

The Teardrop monument in New York...a donation from Russia for the grief of 9/11. Why did I never hear about this?

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A group of Native American Choctaws in 1847 came together to raise money for the Irish people during the great famine. It had been just 16 years since the Choctaw people had experienced the Trail of...

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I actually learned about Rebecca nurse in English. The witch trails were so sad

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Many Native Americans purchased Black Americans as slave property, forcing Black people to travel with their owners during the Trail of Tears after Pres. Andrew Jackson rejected a Supreme Court ruling permitting Indians to remain in their ancestral lands and forcibly evicted them to reservations in and around Oklahoma, beginning in 1831. By 1860, the Cherokees owned 4,600 slaves; the Choctaws, 2,344; the Creeks, 1,532; the Chickasaws, 975; and the Seminoles, 500.

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