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6 edition of When pioneers pushed west to Oregon. found in the catalog.

When pioneers pushed west to Oregon.

by Elizabeth Rider Montgomery

  • 329 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Garrard Pub. Co. in Champaign, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Oregon National Historic Trail,
  • Oregon National Historic Trail.
    • Subjects:
    • Overland journeys to the Pacific,
    • Oregon National Historic Trail -- Juvenile literature,
    • Oregon National Historic Trail

    • About the Edition

      Recreates, from actual diaries, the trek of the 1843 Oregon Emigration Company across the 2000 mile stretch of desert and plain now called the Oregon Trail.

      Edition Notes

      StatementIllustrated by William L. Steinel.
      SeriesA How they lived book
      ContributionsSteinel, William L., illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF880 .M84
      The Physical Object
      Pagination95 p.
      Number of Pages95
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5217899M
      ISBN 100811669246
      LC Control Number75103958
      OCLC/WorldCa109076

        Rinker Buck’s “The Oregon Trail” is a rollicking account of the author’s trek across the country, retracing the steps of the Oregon Trail pioneers. Buck will appear Tuesday July 28 at. - Explore trailtenders's board "Oregon Trail Pioneers", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Oregon trail, Oregon and Santa fe california pins.

      - Explore jod's board "Mormon Pioneers - The Great Trek West", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Mormon pioneers, Pioneer trek and Lds art pins. The book title “The Troubled Life of Peter Burnett” is an apt verdict on the man. Wagons, ho! A Tennessee native who grew up in the slave state of Missouri, Burnett was an organizer and key promoter of the first major wagon train — the Oregon Emigration Company, whose settlers more than doubled the white population of Oregon after a.

      Others received letters from friends or family members who had moved west. These letters often told about a good life on the frontier. The biggest factor that pulled pioneers west was the opportunity to buy land. Pioneers could purchase land for a small price compared to what it cost in states to the east. In the old National Road was incorporated into U.S. Highway Today’s Interstate 70 follows much the same route. Experiencing the Historical Road. Between and pioneers headed to Iowa would have had plenty of company as thousands of settlers streamed west over the National Road.


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