May 19, 2024  
College Catalog 2024-2025 
    
College Catalog 2024-2025

HIST 226 - American Indian History since 1871

Cross-Listed as AMST 226  
This course examines Native history since 1871, the year Congress unilaterally chose to stop making treaties with Native nations. By focusing on Native sovereignty, resistance, and the exercise of treaty rights, this course highlights histories and contemporary experiences of Native people in what is now the United States. Meets the post-1800 requirement, and can count towards “Colonization and Empire,” or “Race and Indigeneity,” or “Law and Social Justice,” or “North America” fields. Offered spring semester. (4 Credits)