Tag: Series: Westward Expansion
Lost With Lieutenant Pike ~ Free eBook
Free historical fiction account of the search for Pike’s Peak.
The Creation of Indian Territory: A Unit Study
Andrew Jackson had aggressively enforced the Indian Removal Act. Unit study resources.
Free History Studies: Horace Greeley
Horace Greeley was a newspaper editor best known for his words “Go West, young man.” Unit resources.
Free History Studies: Kit Carson
Kit Carson was a frontiersman, explorer, and guide who became a key figure in the United States’ Westward Expansion. Unit resources.
The Oklahoma Land Rush: A Unit Study
About 10,000 settlers crowd along the line, and only 1,100 homesteads available. Oklahoma Land Rush unit resources.
Laura Ingalls Wilder: A Unit Study
Step into the world of The Little House on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder. Unit resources.
Pike’s Peak: A Unit Study
On November 15, 1806, Pike first saw the peak. Unit resources.
The Oregon Trail: A Unit Study
On July 4, 1805, Oregon Trail guide Stephen Meek was born. Oregon Trail unit resources.
The Transcontinental Railroad: A Unit Study
The Golden Spike and the cross-country race between the Union Pacific and the Central Pacific. Unit study and resources.
Go West, Young Man: A Unit Study
Horace Greeley was born on this date, February 3, in 1811 and is credited with the phrase. A look at Westward Expansion.