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NW History Express: 1800's: Transporation & Technology

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1800's Transportation & Technology. Horse and Buggy Travel in the 1800s was very different than it is today. People did not have cars to make their daily ...

America on the Move | Transportation History

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Three short videos provide an overview of American transportation history. Click on the icons to see the videos, or just read the scripts.

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Transportation: Roads, Canals, and Railroads - Boundless

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Learn more about transportation: roads, canals, and railroads in the Boundless open textbook. In the nineteenth century, the construction of roads, rails, and ...

Transportation - Flow of History

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When we say a location is "an hour away," we imply a transportation mode ... Some of these and early "post roads" constructed in the late 1700s and early 1800s ...

Transportation in the 19th Century - Literary Liaisons

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In the beginning of the19th century, the main mode of transportation was the horse and ... Curricle--A two-wheel carriage that was fashionable in the early 1800s.

Travel and Transportation - Conner Prairie Interactive History Park

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Transportation Developments in the Early Republic Early 19th-century America was a rapidly expanding nation and its people constituted a highly mobile ...

Historical Background on Traveling in the Early 19th Century | Teach ...

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But beginning around 1790, a series of changes was beginning that historians have called “The Transportation Revolution.” Americans—and New Englanders ...

Rivers of Life: History of Transportation, part 1

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During the early 1800s, a flood of new immigrants entered the territory, some ... period, the rivers of the region remained the principle transportation routes.

1800s River Transportation - Fort Union Trading Post National ...

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This section goes into the various forms of transportation used on the Missouri River and the hazards faced during their journeys. The first part describes different ...

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What were some types of transportation in the 1800s? | Reference.com

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Transportation in the early 1800s was primarily by horse and sail, but the development and refinement of the steam engine spurred the development of rail and ...

American History: The History of Transportation in the United States ...

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Jan 10, 2010 ... By the middle of the 1800s, dirt roads had been built in parts of the nation. The use of river steamboats increased. Boats also traveled along ...

How fast could you travel across the U.S. in the 1800s? | MNN ...

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Dec 26, 2012 ... In the 1800s, for example, traveling a few hundred miles across the U.S. ... rates of travel in 1800s ... Related topics: Train & Rail, Transportation ...