English and indian relations from 1600 1700

Indians tried to engage in the trans-Atlantic economy 5. Member tribes made their own decisions, some fighting with the British, some with the colonists, some remaining neutral. These Spaniards had profound effects on the local ecology.

On the other were a long series of setbacks, skirmishes and wars, which almost invariably resulted in an Indian defeat and further loss of land.

Both these items are in The Capital and the Bay. The process began when the first traders offered textiles, glass, and metal products in exchange for beaver pelts and buffalo robes. The Westos were, in fact, the surviving members of the Eries, driven from the Great Lakes region by the Huron-Iroquois conflicts.

Puritans attempted to convert Indians to Christianity D. Powhatan was finally forced into a truce of sorts. When do the Indians and colonists deal as peers? As conflicts led to violence and colonization spread to the mainland, however, the view of Indians as naive innocents soon gave way to an image of native peoples as satanic fiends bent on the destruction of white colonists.

In the second decade of the eighteenth century the Tuscaroras were driven from North Carolina after losing a war with the British. Here we read the "remarkable speech" of the Onondaga and Cayuga to the governors, as well as statements from the Seneca and Mohawk leaders. In the s the Iroquois attacked the remaining Hurons, defeating them and driving the remnants of the nation and their allies toward Green Bay.

Increasing cultivation of tobacco required more land since tobacco wore out the soil in three or four years and clearing forest areas to make land fit for planting.

For the next dozen years the Pueblo controlled their former land again, only to see the Spanish retake it. The first of the important Indian uprisings occurred in Virginia inwhen some whites were killed, including a number of missionaries who had just recently come to Jamestown.

How does each side express its awareness of the peer relationship? Those Indians who traded initially had significant advantage over rivals who did not.

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The colony of Carolina was founded in by investors seeking to prosper, in part, from the Indian trade. The Natives also accompanied the French on hunting parties and showed them where the good fur animals could be found.

The downfall of the Westos led to expanded trade between the English and the Creeks, who raided Spanish missions where Timucuans and Apalachees lived. Furthermore, the newcomers brought anticolonist sentiments that reinforced the views of those Iroquois who opposed cooperation with missionaries and Europeans generally.

Spaniards sent priests to Christianize native peoples even as they stole their land and exploited their labor. To the west were the original Americans, the Indians.

The French and Native American Relations

In between were the Dutch and the tiny Swedish community. The council passed laws to deal with crimes such as murder. For the next dozen years the Pueblo controlled their former land again, only to see the Spanish retake it.

The French are a notable exception to this, and in fact, enjoyed excellent relations with the Natives almost from the very beginning. Indians declined due to disease smallpoxdisorganization since they were not united, the whites could fight one tribe at a timeand disposability Indians were pushed out II.

How does the European attitude toward the spread of Christianity among the Indians differ in these texts?

Colonial-Indian Relations

Some of these tribes were sedentary hunter-gathers while others grew maize cornbeans, and squash.Native Americans: Overview The People. In the native population of North America north of the Rio Grande was seven million to ten million. These people grouped themselves into approximately six hundred tribes and spoke diverse dialects.

Native American Relations During the numerous years of colonization, the relationship between the English settlers and the Native Americans of the area was usually the same.

FRQ 2: English-Indian Relations, 1600-1700

Colonial-Indian Relations. United States History. By the British had solid colonies established along the New England coast and the Chesapeake Bay. In between were the Dutch and the tiny Swedish community.

To the west were the original Americans, the Indians. The League was a strong power in the s and s. It traded furs. Document-Based Questions (DBQ) Contents English-Indian Relations, – Directions: In this DBQ, you must compose an essay that uses both your interpretation of Documents A–E and your own outside knowledge of.

English Indian Relations DBQ #2 The relations between Indians and the English were variable. On one side of the spectrum, the Wampanoag and Puritans got along very well, even having the “first Thanksgiving”.

On the other end, the Pequot War waged the Pequots against three English colonies. The French and Native American Relations. led the Natives to side with the French in their conflicts with the English settlers that came later in the ’s and into the mid’s.

Relations between the Natives and the English were not nearly as good. The English treated the Natives as inferior, believed they stood in the way of their.

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