West and North
East and North
West and South
East and South
Louisville was the state’s largest city
Louisville was more centrally located
Louisville was the most important center for trade
Louisville played an important role in the American Revolution
The land for the college was donated by the federal government
The land could not be used for any purpose other than a college
The college was a public university with free tuition to state residents
The college was established as an agricultural college to improve farming
Savannah, Augusta, Louisville, Milledgeville, and Atlanta
Waycross, Athens, Macon Savannah, and Dalton
Atlanta, Macon, Savannah, Augusta and Columbus
Clarksville, Albany, Atlanta, Macon and Savannah
Politicians kept accepting bribes to move the capital
As the population of Georgia continued to expand westward and farther from Savannah and the coast, the capital moved to be more centrally located
The Georgia Constitution stated that the capital should move every 5 years
The towns that served as capitals asked to no longer serve as the capital of the state due to the overwhelming number of politicians that flooded into their peaceful cities
Baptist and Jewish
Methodist and Baptist
Episcopal and Catholic
Episcopal and Methodist
It distributed Indian lands to new settlers
It administered voting and election districts
It established a method of counting population
It provided an organized system of collecting taxes
Georgia’s land lottery
Yazoo Land Fraud
Mississippi Land Fraud
Trail of Tears
The state wanted good citizens to settle western lands that were once Cherokee and farm them
The state wanted to establish good relationships with the Indians through agriculture
The state wanted the people to introduce new crops
Georgia wanted to build a defense buffer between its settlers, and California
The statement is criticizing the land lottery.
The statement is criticizing the headright system.
The statement is supporting fact that the headright system is more fair than the land lottery.
The statement is explaining why slavery should be made illegal.
A woman whose husband was still alive and gave her a ticket for the land lottery
The daughter of a wealthy farmer who still lived at home with her parents.
A 40 year old man who had fought in the Revolutionary War.
A 16 year old boy who wanted to move off of his parents’ farm and start his own business.
Results of the Yazoo Land Fraud
Results of the Oconee War
Causes of the Yazoo Land Fraud
Reasons why Georgia wanted to declare independence from Great Britain
It was used as a disinfectant in surgeries
It separated the seeds from cotton fiber
It made farm labor less needed
It allowed many farmers to retire
It made harvesting cotton easier so that slaves were no longer needed
It made cleaning cotton more efficient and increased the state’s dependence on slavery
It caused many mills to close and go out of business
It made it harder for large plantation owners to make money
Cow milking technology
The speed and efficiency of the railroads
The amount of money that a conductor makes in a day
The long wait farmers had to get their mail
Cotton being transported at a slow pace
Said that Georgia had the right to take Cherokee lands.
Said that President Jackson should make a ruling in this case.
Said that the Cherokee Nation had no right to sue in the United States’ courts.
Said that Georgia laws do not apply in the Cherokee territory.
The Cherokee capital was moved to New Echota.
The Cherokee were granted full rights as citizens.
The Cherokee were removed from their land in Georgia.
The Cherokee published the first Native American newspaper.
The Cherokee Phoenix began printing.
The Trail of Tears began.
Sequoyah was killed by his own people.
Sequoyah began teaching his syllabary at the University of Georgia.
The Cherokee were a fierce, warlike tribe whom settlers feared.
Missionaries to the Cherokee said they needed to be relocated.
The Cherokee tried to take land belonging to the white settlers.
White settlers wanted the land on which the Cherokee lived.
Worcester v. Georgia
Treaty of New Echota
Treaty of New York
Marshall v. Jackson
The University of Georgia is created to offer white males a college level education.
The legislature gets involved with the Yazoo land fraud case and loses land for Georgia.
Religious circuit riders do not have to travel as far to either start new churches or spread their religious messages.
The Creeks and Cherokees are forced to give up the lands that have belonged to them for generations.
Benjamin Parks was hunting so many deer that food became scarce.
The need for more land by white Georgians moving west led to conflict.
None of those who claimed to discover the gold were Cherokee.
Gold was discovered in North Georgia
Although there were conflicting claims, they generated enough interest that led to the first major gold rush.
Since there were conflicting stories, interest in North Georgia was slow to grow.
Cherokees were relieved to know that gold was found on their land.
Gold discovered in North Georgia lead to a partnership between the Cherokee and the white Georgia settle