Conflict over Indian Land. The Problem. White colonists wanted land in which the Native Americans owned Some Native Americans welcomed the colonists. Example: Tomochichi’s Yamacraws signed treaties of peace and friendship
Land could be bought, sold, or inherited
A landowner was entitled exclusive rights
* - played and important role in Georgia History
February 12, 1825- McIntosh signed a treaty ceding all Creek lands to the U.S.