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First, take the government of the Indians out of politics; second, let the laws of the Indians be the same as those of the whites; third, give the Indian the ballot.

 
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George Crook
George Crook
  • Born: September 8, 1828
  • Died: March 21, 1890
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Soldier

George R. Crook was a career United States Army officer, most noted for his distinguished service during the American Civil War and the Indian Wars. During the 1880s, the Apache nicknamed Crook Nantan Lupan, which means "Chief Wolf."

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