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  • 1. CHAPTER 11:Expanding West Section 1: Trails to the West
  • 2. The United States in 1830
  • 3. Why go West?
  • 4. Americans move west Mountain men moved westfirst to trap for beaver pelts
  • 5. Mountain Men
  • 6. Americans move west They met at yearlyrendezvous to sell their skins
  • 7. Americans move west Others travel to OregonTerritory and California tofarm
  • 8. Americans move west• Mountain men guide themacross the Oregon Trail
  • 9. The Oregon Trail 2,000 miles long From Independence,Missouri to Portland, Oregon Long anddangerousjourney
  • 10. Travel by Wagon
  • 11. WagonTrains
  • 12. IndianAttack!
  • 13. Other Dangers
  • 14. Oregon Trail Humor
  • 15. The Mormons The Mormons were led byJoseph Smith • He claimed to have found golden tablets from God
  • 16. The Mormons The Mormons werepersecuted • Some practiced polygamy Smith was murdered
  • 17. The Mormons His successor, BrighamYoung lead them west to theGreat Salt Lake