The Monday American | American History Podcast

The podcast that never takes the 'story' out of American history.

A Podcast revisiting American history one story at a time. Studying history teaches that contrary to popular belief, hindsight isn't always 20/20. A history podcast presenting American history while ensuring the "story" is never left out of history.

American Westward Expansion: Sources Used

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  • Billington, Ray Allen., and Martin Ridge. Westward Expansion: A History of the American Frontier. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2009.
  • Morgan, Robert. Lions of the West: Heroes and Villains of the Westward Expansion. Chapel Hill, NC: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, a Division of Workman Publishing, 2012.
  • Kierner, Cynthia A. Revolutionary America, 1750-1815: sources and interpretation. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall, 2003.
  • Ambrose, Stephen E. Undaunted Courage: Merriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 2016.
  • Dowsett, C. F. , 1835 Or. A start in life; a journey across America; fruit farming in California. London, Dowsett & Co., 1891. Pdf.
  • Illinois Central Railroad Company. Farm lands for sale. The Illinois central railroad company is now prepared to sell over two millions of acres of prairie farm lands, in tracts of 40 acres or upward, on long credit and at low rates of interest! ... Chicago Democratic Press Print. Chicago, 1855. Pdf.
  • Painter, Professor C.C., The Condition of Affairs in Indian Territory and California. A Report. Philadelphia: Indian Rights Association, 1888.
  • Billington, Ray Allen. Americas Frontier Heritage. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1993.
  • Clark, Susie Champney. The round Trip from the Hub to the Golden Gate. Boston: Lee and Shepard, 1890. Accessed June 19, 2018.