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Kansas-Nebraska Act, Period: 1850s

In 1854, the Kansas-Nebraska Act opened the area west of Iowa and Missouri, which had been a permanent Indian reservation, to white settlement.

Source: Digital History, University of Houston

http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/disp_textbook.cfm?smtID=2&psid=3278



 


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