jan 27, 1870 - The U.S. Supreme Court, in the case of McKay v. Campbell, decides that Indians are not U.S.
citizens since their allegiance is to their tribe, not to the United States. Because of this ruling
Indians are denied protections guaranteed by the U.S. Constitution.
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Honors History B3 Jacobs Moving West
1860-1900 by Dylan Kirk