Native Americans


Assignment: Coastal and Plateau Native American Characteristics

Research Project Groups

Resources


Native American Research Reflection Assignment

Fur Traders


By yourself, make a poster that describes one of the following:
  • Animals of the Fur Trade (which animals were trapped, their relative value, use, methods for trapping, where they were sold)
  • Hudson’s Bay Company (dates of operation, important figures, location, impact on the PNW)
  • North West Fur Company (dates of operation, important figures, location, impact on the PNW)
  • Pacific Fur Company (dates of operation, important figures, location, impact on the PNW)
  • Rocky Mountain Fur Company (dates of operation, important figures, location, impact on the PNW)

Your poster:
  • Must include at least four illustrations (with captions and citations)
  • Must include at least one informative map
  • Must include a works cited list with at least five credible sources (on the back)
  • Should include descriptive and clear text that comprehensively covers each of the related topics listed above.
  • Should be neat and organized.

Resources:




Missionaries


Resources for the Mock Trial

The Whitman Massare - Historylink

The Whitman Massacre Trial

The Whitman Massacre from the Native American Perspective

Mary Marsh Cason's Account of the Whitman Massacre

The Whitman Mission Site

Defendants Request, Whitman Massacre Trial, 1851

An authentic account of Dr. Whitman and other missionaries

Drury, The Whitman Massacre

Whitman Massacre Mock Trial Roles

Migrants