In 1810, these American settlers in West Florida rebelled, declaring independence from Spain. President James Madisonand Congress used the incident to claim the region, knowing full well that the Spanish government was seriously weakened by Napoleon’s invasion of Spain
the answer is actually white settlers, hope this helped!
i think they came to washington to protest
the government paid religious orders to provide basic education to native american children on reservations. in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, the bureau of indian affairs (bia) founded additional boarding schools based on the assimilation model of the off-reservation carlisle indian industrial school.