Dawes Act: This Act was approved on February 8. The Act states that sections of Native American land will be divided to each person. For the head of the family, they would receive 1/4 of a section. For each person over 18 or anyone who was an orphan, they would receive 1/8 of a section. People under 18 would receive 1/16 of a section.
Culture: The teepee, totem pole, peace pipe, and moccasins are each symbols of integral pieces of native Americans’ culture. Native Americans use peyote/mescaline for medical uses such as toothaches, diseases, colds, blindness, etc.