In this lesson, learn how "Manifest Destiny" drew hundreds of thousands of farmers, miners, and Mormons out West during this turning point in American history.
In this history lesson, learn about the events that led up to the annexation of Texas, including the Battle of the Alamo, and the role Mexico played.
In this lesson, learn about the Mexican-American War, including the role Texas played, and how the annexation of the Western United States followed.
In this lesson, learn more about US westward expansion in the 1800's, including the Trail of Tears and the territory that became Oregon, Washington, Idaho.
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