Official government reports often utilized the term "white paper", indicating that the document is authoritative and informative in nature. Bureaucrats utilize white papers when they argue a specific position or propose a solution to a problem, addressing a politician on a specific policy position.
Assignment: Write a "white paper" report (2-3 pages) in which you put forward the results of your research and recommendations to the United States government.
Task: Research your Native American tribe and/or region and identify the issues that would make it challenging for settlement of that region and/or construction of a continental railroad.
Tribes and Groups: Each group will examine a tribe and its region. Tribes are listed by their popular Americanized name.
Minimum source requirements:
Using NoodleTools, create your project, set up collaboration with your group members, and cite your sources in Chicago-Turabian style. When you cite a source, NoodleTools automatically generates a footnote to copy and paste into your paper.