The first known mention of a "Conestoga wagon" was by James Logan on
December 31, 1717 in his accounting log after purchasing it ...
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COVERED WAGON, the means of transcontinental transportation used for two
centuries of American history. The covered wagon was fundamentally a wagon ...
Packing Up and Heading West: The History of Covered Wagons. Many pioneers
joined in the massive move westward that took place in the 1800s. There were ...
19th-century covered wagon popularly used by emigrants traveling to the
American West. ... The prairie schooner was smaller and lighter than the
Conestoga wagon—which at the time was popular in the eastern United States ...
Jul 12, 2015 ... Throughout 19th century Americans migrated west to settle land and most such
trips were on foot and on covered wagons. With the arrival of ...
The Studebaker was a sturdy wagon with steel axles that could withstand trail
duty that could last up to 5 months. Huge conestoga wagons were never used by
Nothing contributed more to the success or failure of a Western wagon trek than
the wagons that carried the pioneers across 2,000 miles of jolting wilderness.
We do not find an unpaved road these days easily, and when we do it is usually
covered in gravel, and in many cases located in a campground. Camping has ...
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Mar 7, 2013 ... This video was made for use in 4th grade classrooms who are studying the
Oregon Trail. The text is meant to be read by the teacher or ...