Indian Intercourse Act Of 1790 Summary

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One of the action were Indian Intercourse Act of 1790. This basically said that no land is to be taken unless by their free consent or by the right of conquest in case of just war. Next was the fur trade regulation. The trade brought handsome profits to private companies such as John Jacob Astor’s American Fur Company (1808).Both Native Americans and white particpated in this. Indians in return for thier fur secured blankets, guns, rum and ironwear. The white trader aquired valuable fun in exchangr for inexpensive trade items. Congress created factories to reduce conflict and fraud. Through the Cherokee they found a way to accommadate through thier scattered villages and under a common government to protect their freedom and futher land
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