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Westward Expansion

"Pioneers! O Pioneers!"

--Walt Whitman

Story #1: Daniel Boone

1734-1820

Daniel Boone
00:00 / 08:52

Story #2: Logan, the White Man's Friend

1723-1780

Logan, the White Man's Friend
00:00 / 05:11

Story #3: Moving West -- A Perilous Journey

Moving West - A Perilous Journey
00:00 / 15:56

Story #4: Sagoyewatha, Red Jacket

1750-1830

Sagoyewatha, Red Jacket
00:00 / 09:28

Story #5: Makatacmishkiakiak, Black Hawk

1767-1838

Makatacmishkiakiak, Black Hawk
00:00 / 05:49

Story #6: Sequoya - He Gave His People an Alphabet

About 1770-1843

Sequoya - He Gave His People an Alphabet
00:00 / 12:24

Story #7: Johnny Appleseed: A Pioneer Hero

circa 1775-1847

Johnny Appleseed: A Pioneer Hero
00:00 / 22:51

Story #8: Lewis and Clark Expedition

1804-1806

Lewis and Clark Expedition
00:00 / 12:07

Story #9: Sacajawea

1790-1884

Sacajawea
00:00 / 24:26

Story #10: Tecumseh and His Prophet Brother

1768-1813 and 1775-1836

Tecumseh and His Prophet Brother
00:00 / 14:00

Story #11: Kit Carson

1809-1868

Kit Carson
00:00 / 11:03

Story #12: John C. Fremont

1813-1890

John C. Fremont
00:00 / 09:46

Story #13: A Daring Rescue Across the Rocky Mountains

1845

A Daring Rescue Across the Rocky Mountains
00:00 / 14:29

Story #14: A Lonely Life on the Frontier

Mr. and Mrs. James Manning: Pioneers of Montana

A Lonely Life on the Frontier
00:00 / 09:01

Story #15: Ouray and Chipeta

1833-1880 and 1843-1924

Ouray and Chipeta
00:00 / 05:24

Story #16: Marcus Whitman

1802-1847

Marcus Whitman
00:00 / 31:52

Story #17: Winnemucca

1820-1882

Winnemucca
00:00 / 12:54

Story #18: Chief Joseph

1840-1904

Chief Joseph
00:00 / 20:04

Story #19: The Railroad

March 26, 1856

The Railroad
00:00 / 19:12

Story #20: Samuel Morse and the First Telegraph

May 24, 1844

Samuel Morse and the First Telegraph
00:00 / 10:45

Story #21: Alexander Graham Bell

1847-1922

Alexander Graham Bell
00:00 / 06:33

Story #22: Margaret of New Orleans

1813-1882

Margaret of New Orleans
00:00 / 05:41
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