westward expansion Daniel

  • Louisiana Purchase

    Louisiana Purchase
    Thomas Jefferson purchases land from France and it becomes part of America.It was named Louisiana
  • Lewis and Clark expedition

    Lewis and Clark expedition
    Lewis and Clark explore the Lousiana purchase for Thomas Jefferson.
  • OR Trail

    OR Trail
    From Missouri, people travel in covered wagons, to Oregon.
  • gold rush

    gold rush
    In Alaska there is a huge gold rush and Alaska becomes a boomtown for a while.
  • Transcontinental Railroad

    Transcontinental Railroad
    The first continental railroad (Train) is built.