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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 ...

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

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Jan 10, 2010 ... This week, travel back in time to explore the history of transportation in the ... By the middle of the 1800s, dirt roads had been built in parts of the ...

Changes in Transportation

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Water transportation improved, and by the 1820s the river steamboat, canal barge, and flatboat carried people and merchandise in relative comfort and ease.

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 ...

Transportation and Communication

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Communications in the late 1800s were restricted. The earliest postal systems were often run by a local citizen out of his house. Postal carriers traveled by horse ...

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 ...

The Main Mode of Transportation to the West During the Late 1800s ...

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When you picture the "westward expansion" of settlers in the United States, a covered wagon may be the first thing to come to mind. Indeed, covered wagons ...

Travel and Transportation - Conner Prairie Interactive History Park

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For the nation, the absence of good transportation prevented its ability to transport goods and produce from the interior to Eastern markets at reasonable costs.

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.

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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.

Transportation - Flow of History

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Some of these and early "post roads" constructed in the late 1700s and early 1800s survive as our "river roads" all over the northern valley. These primitive roads ...

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 ...