Homesteaders Move West

Mechanical Reaper.......................1

Settlers Life................................4

Homestead act..........................5

BISON DIE..........................8

STEEL PLOW..........................6

 

RAILROAD...........................7 

Great plains............................2

GOLD RUSH ..........................3

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The Mechanical Reaper is a semi automatic machine that will harvest crops faster with your help. this was essential for farmers in the late 1800's.

 

Mechanical Reaper

The great plains was a flat wide area that Native Americans (not indians because there were called indians when the first explores thought US was india).  the great plains is where alot of herbivores that eat alot of grass and such other Biotic things live in the great plains such as Native Americans.  

 Great Plains

      The Gold Rush Was a Sudden movement where Gold was found This Motovated more people to move west and make Money.

GOLD RUSH

The Settlers find out how hard it is to move west 

     The settlers move out west for free land cause most poor white dont have land to farm on or live on.  There were hard obtacles while going west . There was alot rivers and there was a drought so it barley even rained in the west.

The homesead act gave 160 acres of free land if you did sertant thins to own the land like work on it for five years.  it ave ctizens aand future citizens up to 160 aceres of land if the lived on and built a house and plowed 10 acres People in the 1800s would do  anything for free land

HOMESTEAD ACT HELPS 

    The Steel plow was a invention that made a farmers life in the west easier.  The plow help with crops and harvesting crops.  This inventions made the day of the farmers life even better so they didnt have to spend there time all day trying to harvest the crops while the soil was to hard.    

STEEL PLOW

the railroad was the man way to the west faster and sent and revice goods so the people in the west had a chance to make money but the bison in the west trampled there railroads so they had to kill all of them

RAILROAD

the bison were a good food source but they did one thing bad .. trampel the railroad the settlers had to kill so many bison the all most erased them from the earth and they have a skull mountain with all the bison skulls

Bison Die....