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Westward Expansion Perspectives: Home

Compelling Question

      Was Westward Expansion a Success? 


GAST: AMERICAN PROGRESS. - 'American Progress.' An allegorical respresentation of Manifest Destiny. Chromolithograph after the painting by John Gast, c1873.. Fine Art. Britannica ImageQuest, Encyclopædia Britannica, 25 May 2016. Accessed 28 Oct 2021.

What new technologies influenced westward expansion?

Additional Information

Settlement of the West - Research in Context

Frontier - Britannica

Claiming the West - Research in Context

Union Pacific Railroad - Cavendish Sq.

Expansion and Manifest Destiny - Cavendish Sq.

Pony Express - Cavendish Sq.

Transcontinental Railroad - Britannica

African-American Perspective

African Americans on the Frontier -- Research in Context

Chinese Perspective

The Celestial's Railroad - Research in Context

Land and Animal Perspective

Extermination of Buffalo - Research in Context