Chapter 4: Study Guide`                                                                                                                                                                                                                Name_______________________

Henry Comstock

 

 

 

 

boomtowns

Vigilance committees

Virginia City

Leadville

Black Hills

Placer mining

Hydraulic mining

 

 

Quartz mining

 

 

 

Long horns

Sedalia

 

Abilene

 

 

Chisholm trail

 

 

 

Long drive

 

 

Range wars

 

 

 

 

 

Barbed wire

Haciendas

Vaqueros

 

 

 

Barrios

Great plains

 

 

 

 

 

Homestead Act

Dry farming

Sod busters

 

 

 

Innovation on the g=Great P lains 

New machines

 

 

 

 

 

Bonanza

Hardships for farmers

Closing the frontier

 

 

 

Railroads

Nomadic

 

 

 

 

Annuities

Little crow

 

 

Black Kettle

 

 

Lakota

 

 

Red Cloud

 

 

Crazy Horse

 

 

Sitting Bull

 

Bozeman Trail

 

 

Capt Fetterman

Sand Creek

Indian Peace Commission

 

Buffalo

 

 

 

 

Battle of Little Big Horn

Nez Perce

Wounded Knee

Ghost Dance

Assimilate

 

 

 

 

Allotments

 

Dawes Act

Indian Reorganization Act

Helen Hunt Jackson