Pioneer families of the 1800s headed west looking for land and new opportunities. They were part of the Manifest Destiny movement that sought expansion westward to the Pacific Ocean. This expedition shares that story by showcasing period pioneer homes. Primary sources that depict pioneer family life on the prairie are included to tell this story. This Expedition is intended to provide context to help learners understand what life was truly like years ago.
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Credits: Tai Preuninger