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Shon-ka-ki-he-ga, popularly known as Horse Chief, was a leader of the Pawnee tribe.

Campfire Stories with George Catlin: An Encounter of Two Cultures takes students on a virtual journey with the artist and ethnologist to meet Native...

The canal was built mainly with hand tools and horse power. Construction did not simply begin at one end and progress steadily to the other end, leaving a finished canal in its wake. (David Demero, C

The Building of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal helps students realize the role canals played in western expansion and in the evolution...

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The West is an online companion to the 8-part PBS documentary. The site is divided into sections...

Illustration from, A short American tramp on the fall of 1864, by the editor of 'Life in Normandy', John Francis Campbell, (Edinburgh, Edmonston and Douglas, 1865.)

American Notes: Travels in America, 1750-1920 provides 253 narratives describing travels in the colonies and U.S. The collection...


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