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Oregon Trail - Wikipedia

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The Oregon Trail is a 2,170-mile (3,490 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.

A Day on the Trail - National Oregon/California Trail Center

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National Oregon/California Trail Center in Montpelier Idaho ... Pioneers were awakened shortly before daybreak by the sound of. a bugle or a shotgun from the  ...

Indians - National Oregon/California Trail Center

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TRAIL BASICS. Indians. A Shoshone camp. Shoshone camp. Most Indians were tolerant of the pioneer wagon trains that drove through their lands. Some traded ...

Oregon Trail | HistoryNet

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Facts, information and articles about The Oregon Trail, a part of Westward .... Once he had selected a wagon or two, the pioneer next had to decide on his draft  ...

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 ...

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 ...

Oregon Trail - Pathway to the West - History and Information

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Albert Bierstadt's Oregon Trail, 1869 The Oregon Trail became one of the key migration routes that pioneers crossed on their way to the vast west. Spanning ...

What hardships were faced by pioneers on the Oregon Trail ...

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The dangers faced from pioneers traveling the Oregon Trail came largely from exhaustion, disease and accidents along the way. Many of the accidents came ...

Oregon Trail Genealogy - FamilySearch Wiki

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May 31, 2016 ... 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 ...

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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 ...

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.

Supplies - National Oregon/California Trail Center

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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 ...