Landscape and Urban Growth

Trail ruts from the covered wagons bringing settlers to California and Oregon in the 1840s can still be seen today.

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Issue Graphs and Maps, Landscape and Urban Growth, War Time

Jamestown was founded in 1607, but Even as late as 1700, it could not be said that the English Settlements were totally secure or all that far from the coasts. Ten percent of Plymouth Bay Colony colonists lost their lives during King Phillip’s War (1675-1678)

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