1. To explain the economic, political, racial, and religious roots of Manifest Destiny and analyze how the concept influenced the nation’s westward expansion.
The collection also contains early large-scale topographicquadrangles published by the United States Geological Survey in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries' -University of Illinois at Urbana-Champagne)
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'Early Washington Maps' (946 high res. images [select the 'zoom' option] - Washington StateUniversity Libraries, Digital Collections); and see generally
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A geographic line,coinciding with a marked principle, moral and political, once conceived and held up to the angry passion of men, willnever be obliterated; and every new irritation will mark it deeper and deeper."Save for a migration into Texas beyond the bounds of the United States, the westward march of the agricultural frontierdid not pass Missouri until after 1840.
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WESTWARD EXPANSION AND REGIONAL DIFFERENCES
GROWTH AND TRANSFORMATION
DISCONTENT AND REFORM
WAR, PROSPERITY AND DEPRESSION
THE NEW DEAL AND WORLD WAR
DECADES OF CHANGE
TOWARD THE 21ST CENTURY
Manifest Destiny and Westward Expansion | HTI
In addition to expanding by westward emigration, the United States in 1819, in return forassuming the claims of American citizens to the amount of $5,000,000, obtained from Spain both Florida and Spain'srights to the Oregon country in the far west.
Manifest Destiny and Westward Expansion
'Early Mapping ofMichigan and the Great Lakes, 1744-1862' (an online version of an exhibit in Michigan State UniversityLibraries, summer 2010, mostly illustrated with scans from other acknowledged sources)