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Louisiana: Facts, Map and State Symbols - EnchantedLearning.com

Louisiana: Facts, Map and State Symbols.
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The Louisiana Purchase

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The Louisiana Purchase was the largest land acquisition in U.S. history. For $15 million, the U.S. got 828,000 square miles of territory.
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Louisiana Purchase: Primary Documents of American History (Virtual Programs & Services, Library of Congress)

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Louisiana Purchase: Primary Documents of American History (Virtual Services and Programs, Digital Reference Section, Library of Congress)
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History: Louisiana Purchase for Kids

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Kids learn about the Louisiana Purchase. When President Thomas Jefferson bought land west of the Mississippi from the French.
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The Pony Express

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The Pony Express is one of the most enduring symbols of the Westward Expansion of the United States.
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History: Oregon Trail for Kids

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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.
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Why did Napoleon sell the Louisiana Territory? - Curiosity

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Learn more about how a shipwreck doubled the size of the United States from Curiosity.com.
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History: Timeline of Westward Expansion for Kids

Kids learn the timeline of Westward Expansion of the United States. Pioneers and settlers moved west of the Mississippi all the way to California.
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History: Timeline of Westward Expansion for Kids

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Kids learn the timeline of Westward Expansion of the United States. Pioneers and settlers moved west of the Mississippi all the way to California.
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Oregon Trail

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Way west followed by thousands of Americans during the 1840s and 1850s. The Trail began at Independence, Missouri, and ended at Fort Vancouver, in what is now Washington.
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Trail of Tears

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Movement of Cherokee from Georgia to Oklahoma. Backed by the federal government and President Andrew Jackson's desire, American troops forced hundreds of Cherokee to leave their homes in Georgia and move to the 'Indian Territory' of Oklahoma.
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History: Pony Express for Kids

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Kids learn about the Pony Express from the Old West. Riders would swap horses at stations to deliver the mail faster to and from California.
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