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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Covered_wagon

The covered wagon was long the dominant form of transport in pre-industrial America. With roots in the heavy Conestoga wagon developed for the rough, ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Conestoga_wagon

The Conestoga wagon is a heavy, covered wagon that was used extensively during the late eighteenth century, and the nineteenth century, in the eastern ...

americanhistory.si.edu/blog/2012/10/conestoga-wagons-and-the-american-frontier.html

Oct 23, 2012 ... This ca. 1840-1850 Conestoga wagon, a freight hauler in Pennsylvania, represents the role of covered wagons in pushing the American ...

www.history.com/topics/conestoga-wagon

Though the term "Conestoga wagon" is sometimes mistakenly used as a synonym for "covered wagon," the name in fact only refers to the specific type of heavy, ...

www.oregonpioneers.com/wagon.htm

The covered wagon used to cross the plains to the west was a smaller, lighter version of the big Conestoga wagon used in the east. The cloth top that protected  ...

www.britannica.com/technology/prairie-schooner

prairie schooner: 19th-century covered wagon popularly used by emigrants traveling to the American West. In particular, it was the vehicle of choice on the ...

www.hansenwheel.com/store/wagons-carriages/chuck-wagons.html

Our custom and used chuck wagons, sheep camps and covered wagons are distinctively western icons. We incorporate all the original elements into our custom ...

www.pkwy.k12.mo.us/homepage/belfourth/file/social_studies/types_of_covered_wagons.pdf

Wagon. A covered wagon or as the pioneers called them, "Prairie Schooners," had a white canvas cloth on top with 4 wheels on the bottom. The wagons were.

history.stackexchange.com/questions/23470/when-did-covered-wagons-disappear-from-america

Jul 12, 2015 ... The decline of wagons was very gradual. They were displaced for long-distance movement of bulk goods starting in the 1820s and 1830s by ...