indian reserve

  1. OxSpace

    More Indian Reservation Land Returns?

    The Indian Reorganization Act of 1934 curtailed the future allotment of tribal communal lands to individuals and provided for the return of surplus lands to the tribes rather than to homesteaders. Land sessions, which were quite common in the 19th century were at it's end as tribal sovereignty...
  2. PuffyClouds

    WI Proclamation Line After the Revolution

    King George III (that Hanoverian tyrant) wanted to cut defense spending associated with the American colonies (Scotsmen picking fights) so he issued the Royal Proclamation in 1763 which created (among other things) a line along the Eastern Continental Divide beyond which Whites could not settle...