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  • 1. Oregon By Briani Vasquez
  • 2. Were is Oregon
    • Oregon country was a portion of land between the Pacific Ocean and Rocky Mountains.
  • 3. Join Together
    • I n 1818 Americans and British agreed to ''joint occupation'' of Oregon. They allowed citizens to settle there. Over decades settlers went there for different reasons.
  • 4. American Reasons
    • Americans went to Oregon to become missionaries.Or to start farms or large settlements.
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  • 5. British Reasons
    • British mostly came to Oregon for fur trade.
  • 6. The Treaty
    • In 1846 United States signed a treaty with Great Britain.It gave United States Oregon, Washington, Idaho, part of Montana, and Wyoming.
  • 7. Land
    • After 1846 United States had all the land between Pacific and Atlantic Oceans belonged to United States.They had a lot of land to settle.
  • 8. Oregon Trail S ome people were going west they took the Oregon trail which is a trail for wagons it was 2,000 miles long some people traveled in groups for it to be easier but still many people died.
  • 9. Thank you for watching By Briani Vasquez