Who was Stephen H. Long?


Who Was Stephen H. Long?

Stephen H. Long

In the early 1800s, the landscapes of large areas of the United States were virtually unknown. Explorer Stephen H. Long was an intelligent man who changed American history forever with his inventions and expeditions.

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Stephen Harriman Long is most famous for his exploration of the Great Plains and his work with steam locomotives.

Born on December 30, 1784, Long was...

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Westward U.S. Expansion (1820-1860)

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Chapter 9 / Lesson 11

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