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  • New Perspectives on The West - Companion site to Ken Burns' program about the American West featuring an interactive timeline, maps, and archived primary source materials.
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  • American West - Collection of articles and research links about the history of America's West from Virtualology.com.
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  • Conservation Chronology 1847-1871 - A time line showing the Nations efforts at conservation in the American West. The people and the places in pictures and biographies.
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  • The Depression Years (1929-1940) - Period photos and description of the impact of the Depression on the West.
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  • History Channel: This Day in Old West History - Daily article about a birthday or major event on that day related to the American West.
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  • History of the American West - Photos from 1860-1920 from the collection of the Denver Public Library, searchable index by keyword, subject or name.
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  • The History of the Upper Midwest - An overview of the history of the upper Midwest including lay of the land, the Indians, the French, the British, the ordinances, the pineries and the mines.
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  • Jim Janke's Old West - List of resources on historical, cultural, social, technological, and other aspects of the Old West.
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  • Lone Hand Western - Provides information on chuck-wagon lore, western music, cowboy stories, recipes and historical tidbits.
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  • Meeting of Frontiers - Tells the story of the American exploration and settlement of the West and the meeting of the Russian-American frontier in Alaska and the Pacific Northwest.
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  • The Northern Great Plains (1880-1920) - Photographs from Fred Hultstrand and F.A. Pazandak Photograph Collections with 900 photographs of rural and small town life at the turn of the century.
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  • Repositories of Primary Sources: Western United States and Canada - Provides links to primary sources of historical materials relating to the history of the Western United States.
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  • Union Pacific Rail Road-History - This is the story of the first transcontinental railroad; the greatest, most daring engineering effort the country had yet seen.The idea was to span the west with iron rails from Omaha to Sacramento.
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  • Western History Association - Information about this association which exists to promote the study of the North American West in all its varied aspects and in its broadest sense.
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  • Westward Expansion - A collection of United States history research links.
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