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Oregon Trail

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The Oregon Trail is a 2,200-mile (3,500 km) historic east–west, large-wheeled wagon route and ..... With minor exceptions they all gave substantial and often desperately needed aid to the earl...

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 Genealogy - FamilySearch Wiki

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4 days ago ... It normally took four to six months to traverse the length of the Oregon Trail with wagons pulled by oxen. About 80,000 pioneers used it to reach ...

Oregon Trail History - Frontier Trails

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The Oregon-California trail was a 2,170 mile route from Missouri to Oregon and California that enabled the migrating of the early pioneers to the western United ...

Homework Helpers (FAQs) Oregon/Washington BLM

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Frequently Asked Questions from Kids. When did the Oregon Trail start? The first large wagon train of pioneers bound for Oregon was in 1843. When was the ...

History: Oregon Trail - Ducksters

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Kids learn about the Oregon Trail from the Old West. A roadway used by pioneers in covered wagons to travel west.

Basic Facts About the Oregon Trail Oregon/Washington BLM

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The Oregon Trail was a wagon road stretching 2170 miles from Missouri to .... to settlement the Oregon Trail might have been forgotten, save for pioneers who ...

Fort Hall -- Pathways of Pioneers: Idaho's Oregon Trail Legacy ...

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Fort Hall was one of the most important landmarks on the Oregon Trail. The British trading post was originally built by American Nathaniel Wyeth along the ...

Oregon Trail - The Oregon Encyclopedia

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In popular culture, the Oregon Trail is perhaps the most iconic subject in the larger ..... Founded in 1874, the Oregon Pioneer Association held annual meetings, ...

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 ...

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THE OREGON TERRITORY AND ITS PIONEERS

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Oregon Pioneers, Oregon history. ... Recipient of the 2005 Distinguished Service Award presented by OCTA for contribution to Trail Preservation Recipient of the ...

National Oregon/California Trail Center >> Historical Trails >> Trail ...

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A pioneer's typical outfit wasn't terribly expensive; usually one or two small, sturdy farm wagons, six to 10 head of oxen, a milk cow or two. Plus all the necessary ...

Oregon Trail - Pathway to the West - History and Information

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The Oregon Trail, one of the key migration routes west, spanned over 2170 miles through territories that ... Oregon Trail pioneers pass through the sand hills,.