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The Oregon Trail through Pottawatomie County, Kansas - Page

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This map shows the route of the Oregon Trail through Pottawatomie County, Kansas, and the trail's proximity to the towns of St. Mary's, Belvue, Louisville, and Westmoreland. It also includes water features, such as rivers and creeks, and the sites of two cemeteries.

Date: 1928

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This visual can be used within a case study of the Oregon Trail, allowing students to trace its path and get a sense of the landmarks along the trail, including cemeteries, creeks, and towns. It would work alongside photographs of covered wagons and aerial images of wagon ruts.

KS:7th:1.5:Forts and Trails (2005)

Item Number: 210350
Call Number: P1 F7
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 210350

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