Topic: The Expanding United States
*Visual representation of our nation's
- Open MAPMAKERS TOOLKIT
- Click continue.
- Click Historical Maps on the green sidebar on
the left-hand side.
Task: There are many maps to choose from.
- Your job is to "bookmark" maps listed below.
- To create a slide show of the maps showing the
- To print out a four-page poster of the final
map of the U. S. in 1896.
- Here are the directions and the list of maps
that you will need to view:
- Start with the dates 1500 - 1699. (Click on
the arrow.) You will see a new list of dates and regions.
- Click on 1500 United States to begin.
Which trails led west?
When did they begin?