Was Andrew Jackson's Indian Removal Policy Motivated by
Authors: Anthony F. C. Wallace, Robert V. Remini,
A Summary By:
A summary comparison of views regarding the Indian Removal Act of 1830, Was it an act of humanitarianism intended to help...
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2. .W. Brands, "AndrewJackson: His Life and Times". (New York: Doubleday, 2005) 184
3. Remini, Robert V. The Battle of New Orleans: AndrewJackson and America's First Military Victory. Viking Penguin, 1999.
should be given to the Native American’s in exchange for their land in the eastern states. . Jackson believed in The Indian Removal Act of 1830, which forced eastern Indians to move to west of the Mississippi. He was also in support of Georgia’s effort to rob the CherokeeNation of their land. Stating...
election as President, Jackson had already decided to treat the numerous Indian tribes, and their citizens, within the borders of the United States as citizens of the United States rather than as sovereign and independent nations.
Remini argues that while the Indian Removal Act, and the subsequent Trail...
Robert V. Remini shows that Andrew Jackson’s Indian Removal Act benefits the Native Americans. AndrewJackson made notice of the issue with the Indians in his inaugural speech on March 4, 1829. He declared that he wanted to give humane and considerable attention to the Indian’s rights and wants in...
"(Remini). Jackson integrated those beliefs into his presidency and used big government means to create a more democratic nation. AndrewJackson and his policies strengthened the new American nationalism. Through his actions during his presidency, he changed the nation into a more nationalistic...
assignation attempt and his death.
RobertRemini wrote this book, he is a Professor of Hickory and Research Professor of Humanities Emeritus at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He is the author of many books, including a definitive three-volume AndrewJackson biography for which he won the National...
. Of all his major achievements at the political and military fronts, it was his participation in the Anglo-American War of 1812 that propelled him into nationwide fame and recognition. According to RobertRemini (11) in his book “The Battle of New Orleans”, during the war Jackson exuded nothing...
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Essential Documents in American History: 1492-present: Indian Removal Act, p1-2.
Jackson, Andrew. Inaugural Address. Washington D.C. March 4, 1829.
Lumpkin, Wilson. Speech given to Congress. Washington D.C. May 17, 1830.
Remini, Robert V. AndrewJackson and His Indian Wars...
Robert V. Remini is acknowledged to be the nation's foremost authority on AndrewJackson. Over the past three decades he has published numerous books on Jackson and his presidency, including a three-volume biography. Although his interpretations can be controversial, his mastery of sources and...
Mr. Gurczeski's "Model" Notes
1) According to
historian RobertRemini, what three
regarding a) the
Electoral College, b)
the length of term,
and c) the election
of US senators?
2)Is this evidence
that AndrewJackson was...
did not support him. For example, in Document I, Robert V. Remini wrote The Life of AndrewJackson in 1988. It shows the advice Van Buren, secretary of state, offered to Jackson, in concern to the Collector of the Port of New York. Buren warns Jackson that the person hired needs to be very wise and...
contributed much into the advancement of democracy within the nation. AndrewJackson ultimately “brought the people and the government closer together.” The time period was thus coined the era of “Jacksonian Democracy.” (Remini, 66)
His leadership created a precedent for future presidents to come. His...
fight removal- appeared to win at first
CherokeeNation v. Georgia (1831) and Worcester v. Georgia (1832)- John Marshall ruled they couldn’t be forced by state to give up land against will
Jackson ignored decision, continued support for removal
Some Seminole bands mounted successful resistance war...
AJ Nunn 2A 11/24/12
Born March 15 1767 somewhere between north and South Carolina border, and died June 8 1845; Jackson was the seventh president of the United States. He ran from 1829-1837 in Memphis, Tennessee; his VP was John C. Calhoun. Jackson received a sporadic education in...