Manifest Destiny Map Project Western Exploration and Expansion 1. Read the Historian’s Toolkit (Pages HT 8-HT15) 2. Use the Atlas, A2-7, and the Map Master Index Xvii 3. Use the maps from the classroom website: http://www.powayusd.com/teachers/stbass/History/ss.htm 4. Create and label(make keys) a series of maps that depict the following events, trails and growth of the United States during the years 1803-1850. 5. Don’t forget to include Mexico and Canada. ACQUISITION- and the dates they were acquired Louisiana Purchase (190,194-195) Florida(332) Oregon Territory (332) Texas (330) Growth of the United States: Mexican-American War: The acquisition of California, New Mexico, Arizona, Utah, Nevada, and Colorado (334-335) Alaska and Hawaii EXPLORATION and MIGRATION-Label all trails and provide key Lewis and Clark Expedition (190,194) Zebulon Pike (190) Trails to the West: Santa Fe Trail, Oregon Trail, Mormon Trail, California Trail, Overland Mail, Pony Express (326) Gold Rush-where it took place Salt Lake City Alamo TRANSPORTATION (276) Roads, Canals, Railroads: 1820-1850 NATIVE AMERICAN REMOVAL Land Taken from the Native Americans: 1750-1810 (199) Removal of the Native Americans: 1820-1840 (230) Trail of Tears (232-233) GEOGRAPHYRivers: Mississippi, Ohio, Rio Grande, Missouri, Potomac, Colorado, Hudson, Snake, Tennessee, Columbia, Platte, Susquehanna, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Delaware, Connecticut, St. Lawrence, Arkansas Mountain Ranges: Appalachian, Rocky, Sierra Nevada, Blue, Cascades, Great Basin, Black Hills, Adirondack, Water: 5 Great Lakes, Gulf of Mexico, Atlantic Ocean, Pacific Ocean, Chesapeake Bay, Great Salt Lake, Lake Tahoe Cities: Council Bluffs, Independence, St. Louis, DC, NY City, Atlanta, Charleston, Boston, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Chicago, Montgomery, Cincinnatti, New Orleans, etc.