What three trails crossed the Louisiana territory from Independence, Missouri?
Westward Expansion in the United States:
The United States expanded westward across North America during the nineteenth century as settlers moved west looking for opportunity and wealth. A lot of people made the journey in covered wagons, taking their families to new lives.
Answer and Explanation:
Independence, Missouri was the starting point for the major overland trails west. In Independence, settlers could get the supplies they needed for the...
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from High School US History: Homework Help ResourceChapter 9 / Lesson 11