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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.
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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