Oregon Trail

All About: includes “Jumping Off”, hardships, native Americans, etc., from The Oregon Trail
Applegate Trail: a safer route from Humboldt, Nevada to Dallas, Oregon, from webtrail
Classroom Activities
Diaries and Letters: from Trails of Hope Harold B. Lee Library
Discoverers & Explorers: who really found the Oregon Trail?
Donner Summit Historical Society
Emigrant Narratives: includes biographies of black pioneers
Emigrant Road: An Oregon Trail Adventure
Fantastic Facts: includes wierd wagons, $100 drink, and more
Historic sites: photographs and descriptions along the trail, from The Oregon Trail
Illustrations: by Frederick Remington
Lesson Plans: New Perspectives on the West from PBS
Lesson Plans: from Bureau of Land Management
Pack Your Wagon: lesson plan, from Bureau of Land Management
National Oregon/California Trail Center: wide variety of information
Oregon Territory: and Its Pioneers, researched and compiled by Stephanie Flora
Oregon Trail Interpretive Center: click on Trail History, from Bureau of Land Management
Oregon Trail Map: downloadable 50″X10″ map, from National Park Service
Pioneers Talk: read journal entries from original Oregon/California pioneers, from National Oregon/California Trail Center
Quiz: trail trivia quiz, from PBS
Supplies: from National Oregon/California Trail Center
The Donner Party: from PBS
The Oregon Trail:  1892 book about life on the trail, from University of Virginia
Timeline: New Perspectives on the West from PBS
Trail Basics: from National Oregon/California Trail Center
Trails to Utah and the Pacific: from Library of Congress
Western Expansion: from Scholastic
Westward Migration: National Historic Trail, from National Park Service
What should I pack?: from Oregon Territories and Its Pioneers
Wagons: used by pioneers
Prairie Schooners: from End of the Trail
The Wagon: from National Oregon/California Trail Center