having to do with farming
1800s belief that Americans had the right to spread across the continent.
1887 law which gave all Native American males 160 acres to farm and also set up schools to make Native American children more like other Americans
the social process of absorbing one cultural group into harmony with another
land set aside by the United States government for Native Americans
process of acquiring or causing a person to acquire American traits and characteristics
1862 - Provided free land in the West to anyone willing to settle there and develop it. Encouraged westward migration.
A mostly flat and grassy region of western North America
Populist Party Platform
Free coinage of silver, direct election of senators, and national income tax.
parties that organize to compete against the two major American political parties