This power point provides a brief overview of the American West from 1865-1900. Topics include but are not limited to: Custer's Last Stand, Populism, Reservations, Carlisle Indian School, Dawes Severalty Act, Sooners, Little Big Horn, Treaty of Ft. Laramie, Wounded Knee, Sodbusters, Homestead Act, and Cowboys. There are recap questions throughout the slides to help students review the material.
***there is pertinent information in the presenter's notes of the power point, please make sure you look at them***
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Wounded Knee Massacre Primary Source Analysis
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