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Conditions in the Early
Nov 13, 2008
A homestead at last! Many eastern families who longed for the opportunity to own and farm a plot of land of their own were able to realize their dreams when ...
Apr 7, 2015
There are numerous diaries that have been left behind by the folks who “traveled
West” and the hardships of
"...it's in the society that one learns the morals, the usages, the spirit, and the character of a nation. Finally, one improves oneself in seeing the world, and one ...
The United States began as a largely rural nation, with most people living on farms or in small towns and villages. While the rural population continued to grow in ...