3.1 By 1900, Indian land had been reduced
from 155 million acres to 78 million.
3.2 Tried to enforce farming
on the Indians.
3.3 Mass slaughter of the buffalo.
4 1890 - Indians on the reservation
at Wounded Knee Creek
5 Wovoka told the Indians that if they danced
the Ghost Dance the white's would
disappear and the dead Indians would
return. The Indians were desperate.
6 At the Pine Ridge reservation in
Wounded Knee Creek, South
Dakota, soldiers were sent in to
arrest the Ghost Dancers. It got out
of control and Chief Big Foot + 153
men, women and children were shot.