Imagine your next journalist assignment is to record the move Westward.
Write a 350- to 700-word personal journal of your experience and what you are discovering. (You may write this in first person.)
Include explanations to the following:
- The significance of early 19th-century themes and ideas on American society
- The exploration and settlement of the American West
- The relationship between the events and outcomes of territorial expansion in the pre-Civil War period
Explanation & Answer
PERSONAL JOURNAL 1
THE WESTERN EXPERIENCE
Individual Versions Used Earlier
Halabi, G., King, S., King, S., Stern, A., Barnes, R., & Condit-Shrestha, K. et al. (2019).
Westward Expansion and the American Civil War - US History Scene. Retrieved from
Frymer, P. (2017). Building an American Empire: The Era of Territorial and Political Expansion
(Vol. 156). Princeton University Press.
Iriye, A., & Saunier, P. (Eds.). (2016). The Palgrave Dictionary of Transnational History: From
the mid-19th century to the present day. Springer.
The Western Experience
Today, I have discovered that the year 1803 was the mark of the historical personification
of the United States as the country saw the mission of modern technology, western civilization
eroding uncivilized cultures and upbringing of educa...