From PBS, this site provides information about the Donner party
who traveled from Missouri to California in 1846. Includes an
interview with the director of the PBS show The Donner Party,
a map of their route, photographs, and more.
on the West
From PBS, this site provides information about people, places,
and events in the West. Also has a quiz and links to more sites
about the West.
Prairie Settlement – Nebraska Photographs and Family Letters
From the Library of Congress and the Nebraska Historical Society,
this site presents approximately 3000 pages of family letters
discussing the settlement in Nebraska between 1886 and 1912. Also
Welcome to WestWeb
From the Department of History at The City University of New York,
this site presents information arranged by topic about the American
West. Included are documents, resources, links, and images.
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