Use this to guide your reading of the documents you focus on as part of Reservation Controversies. To start, scan through the document looking for clues to each of the questions below, and highlight important information as you go.
The Document
Title and source of the document. What type of document is it?
Your Interpretation
How do you interpret the information in the document, based on the knowledge you already have? How does it add to or change your perspective? Is it credible? Why or why not? What questions does it raise?
Point of view
Who's speaking in the document? What can you tell about the speaker or creator from the document?
What specific information do you draw from the document about Native American-Settler conflicts?
Using the Information
How does the information you found in this document help you prepare for your interview for the job of Indian Agent?