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View of the Oregon Trail crossing near old Uniontown in western Shawnee County, Kansas. This crossing site was considered the last point west of the Mississippi River where supplies could be purchased en route to Oregon.

Date: Between 1960 and 1970

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Showing students where actual wagons crossed the river will help them better understand life on the Oregon Trail.


Item Number: 210390
Call Number: TE ORE *67
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 210390

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