I Andrew Jackson, will move the Indians west, so they could be safer!
The Cherokee Indians were paecful on their land all until...
From the order of Andrew Jackson, we are going to move you west and give you supplies for your trip!
But, this is our land!
A miner found gold on the Cherokee Indians land!
"In 1830, urged on by President Jackson, Congress passed the Indian Removal Act. This law allowed the president to make treaties in which American Indians in the East traded their lands for new territory on the Great Plains."
Look how much Indians are dead!
Andrew Jackson sent the army so they can move the Indians west!
Since it was an order from Andrew Jackson (The President). The Inidans had to start moving west!
"More than 17,000 Cherokees were forced from their homes in Georgia and herded west by federal troops.Four thousand of these Indians died during the long walk to Indian Territory, which took place in the winter. Those who survived remembered that terrible journey as the Trail of Tears. A soldier who took part in the Cherokee removal called it “the cruelest work I ever knew.”