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TRAIL BASICS. A Day on the Trail. Eighteen to twenty miles a day over prairie was considered a good days travel. A bugler waking up the pioneers. Pioneers ...

Oregon Trail | HistoryNet

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Applegate would later provide descriptions of life on the Oregon Trail in his memoir, A Day with the Cow Column in 1843. Mountain man John Gant was to be ...

Life and Death on the Oregon Trail : Provisions for births and lethal ...

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Hastings had made the trip on the Oregon Trail unscathed, while his friend had lost his wife. Hastings' summary of their feelings was eloquent: "I look back upon  ...

American Pioneers: Life on the Trail

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Pioneers had many different choices of trails to take and places to go. They most often took the Santa Fe Trail to California or the Oregon Trail to the Oregon ...

Life on the Trail - Digital History

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Pioneers buried at least 20,000 emigrants along the Oregon Trail. Still, despite the hardships of the experience, few emigrants ever regretted their decision to ...

History: Oregon Trail - Ducksters

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Kids learn about the Oregon Trail from the Old West. A roadway ... Traveling the Oregon Trail in the 1800s was a dangerous journey. ... Daily Life on the Frontier

A thousand pioneers head West on the Oregon Trail - May 22, 1843 ...

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On this day in History, A thousand pioneers head West on the Oregon Trail on May 22, 1843. Learn more about what happened today on History.

Oregon Trail History - Frontier Trails

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The Oregon Trail migration, more correctly known as the Oregon-California ... Once in Oregon and California, settlers would start a new life and build farms or set ...

Life Along the Trail - www.Oregon Trails R Us.com

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Life along the Oregon Trail was by no means easy. Before the journey, many preparations had to be made. After the journey along the trail began, everyone, ...

Oregon Trail Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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Oregon Trail also Oregon-California Trail a route across the central United States , from Missouri to Oregon, some 2000 miles (3000 km) in...

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Kids on the Trail Oregon/Washington BLM

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What was life like for pioneer children on the Oregon Trail? Many children made the five month trek west with their families. It's estimated that 40,000 of the ...

People & Stories : Life, Locations & Lineage on the Oregon Trail ...

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Pioneers wrote of their travels to Oregon, California, Utah, Montana, and other western locations in diaries, letters, remembrances, and newspaper articles.

PBS - Frontier House: Frontier Life

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The Frontier House Project Frontier Life The Families Resources ... nlike the emigrants of the Oregon and California trails in earlier years, westward settlers after ...