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Transportation<br />By: Kyle Whitehead, Kody Wentz, Dakota McKelley, and Matt Moyer<br />
Successes<br />1849-1856 The North Carolina Railroad opens<br />1856- Started the intracoastal waterway<br />1874- Stageco...
Failures<br />1854- Plank road connection Fayetteville with Bethania <br />Plank roads destroy the wheels on the wagons<br...
 Ways of Transportation<br />
Increase of Train Popularity<br />
Sites<br />http://www.ncgo.org/transportation-timeline1800-1850.cfm<br />http://houck.salkeiz.k12.or.us/cool.sites/ss/180....
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Transportation

  1. 1. Transportation<br />By: Kyle Whitehead, Kody Wentz, Dakota McKelley, and Matt Moyer<br />
  2. 2. Successes<br />1849-1856 The North Carolina Railroad opens<br />1856- Started the intracoastal waterway<br />1874- Stagecoach service to charlotte is discontinued, travelers now use trains<br />1887- Electricity has proven itself in Charlotte now that lights have been installed.<br />1889- North Carolina’s first electric street car begins service in Asheville<br />
  3. 3. Failures<br />1854- Plank road connection Fayetteville with Bethania <br />Plank roads destroy the wheels on the wagons<br />The overland trail was a long dangerous road which you could get attacked by native Americans.<br />The Oregon Trail was also a very dangerous trail.<br />Stage coaches were failures because they broke easily.<br />
  4. 4. Ways of Transportation<br />
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  6. 6. Increase of Train Popularity<br />
  7. 7. Sites<br />http://www.ncgo.org/transportation-timeline1800-1850.cfm<br />http://houck.salkeiz.k12.or.us/cool.sites/ss/180.tavel/travel.1800.html<br />http://library.thinkquest.org/J0111463/transportation.htm<br />

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