Independence is the fifth-largest city in the state of Missouri. Independence lies
within Jackson ... Between 1848 and 1868, it was a hub of the California Trail.
Interesting "Trail Facts" From the Kansas City, Missouri Region. The ill-fated
Donner Party left from Independence, MO in 1846 for California. Of the more than
LC Trails, 113 "This map is in four parts and represents the emigrant road from
Independence, Mo. by the South Pass of the Rocky Mountains to California.
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The trail began at the old Independence Landing north of Independence,
Missouri. Here emigrants left steamboats after a five or six day journey from St.
Independence School 8th grade curriculum. The Independence Missouri 8th
Grade Curriculum outlines easy to apply lessons in a comprehensive and ...
Independence, named after the Declaration of Independence, was founded in
1827 and quickly became an important frontier town. As the farthest place west
May 31, 2016 ... The California Trail went from western Missouri across the Great Plains into the
.... An important goal was to reach Independence Rock on the ...
Located in Independence, MO, the principal "jumping off" point for all three trails,
... to the three great western routes: the Santa Fe, Oregon and California Trails.
The Oregon-California trail was a 2,170 mile route from Missouri to Oregon and ...
emigrant campers would infiltrate Independence, Missouri and set up camp, ...