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The American West Powerpoint by Megan Holmgren.

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  1. 1. The Evolution of the American West…<br />Megan Munson-Holmgren<br />
  2. 2. Wheat Field: Kearney County, Kansas1890-1900 <br />Courtesy of Kansas Memory [www.kansasmemory.org]<br />
  3. 3. Union Pacific Railroad Company Advertisement: 1920s<br />Courtesy of Kansas Memory [www.kansasmemory.org]<br />http://www.kansasmemory.org/item/210115<br />
  4. 4. Caribou Ranch, CO: Modern Advertisement<br />Courtesy of: “Promised Land” by David M. Wrobel<br />
  5. 5. Denver Subdivision Expansion<br />Courtesy of: http://history.denverlibrary.org/collections/denverparks.html<br />
  6. 6. Say “NO” to “Californication”!<br />Courtesy of: “Promised Land” by David M. Wrobel<br />
  7. 7. Emigrants setting out for Colorado…<br />Courtesy of Western History and Genealogy from the Denver Public Library [http://history.denverlibrary.org/images/index.html]”<br />http://photoswest.org/cgi-bin/imager?11003809+Z-3809<br />
  8. 8. Letter from Dr. A. Venard to Thaddeus Hyatt requesting funds for settler sickness in Kansas.<br />Courtesy of Kansas Memory [www.kansasmemory.org]<br />http://www.kansasmemory.org/item/2553<br />
  9. 9. Frontier Associations were/are often looked over…<br />Courtesy of: “Promised Land” by David M. Wrobel<br />
  10. 10. Al-Le-Ga-Wa-Ho:Head Chief of the Kaw<br />Courtesy of Kansas Memory [www.kansasmemory.org]<br />http://www.kansasmemory.org/item/208389<br />
  11. 11. Opportunity in the West!<br />Courtesy of: “Promised Land” by David M. Wrobel<br />
  12. 12. From Smoky Cities to the Fresh, Clean Rockies!<br />Courtesy of Kansas Memory [www.kansasmemory.org]<br />http://www.kansasmemory.org/item/61565<br />http://www.kansasmemory.org/item/51747<br />
  13. 13. A Poster advertising the “Great Things” to be had in Colorado.<br />Courtesy of: “Promised Land” by David M. Wrobel<br />
  14. 14. What’s not to love about Kansas!?<br />Courtesy of: “Promised Land” by David M. Wrobel<br />
  15. 15. The Colorado Resorts:Who wouldn’t want to come to Colorado?!<br />Courtesy of Kansas Memory [www.kansasmemory.org]<br />http://www.kansasmemory.org/item/209728<br />
  16. 16. Come One, Come All…to the Wild Wild West!<br />Courtesy of Western History and Genealogy from the Denver Public Library [http://history.denverlibrary.org/images/index.html]”<br />http://photoswest.org/cgi-bin/imager?00105115+NS-115<br />

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