what motivated and controlled the push for westward expansion as the united states started to push

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continued: out its boundaries. 

May 5th, 2015

The boundaries of the United States of America in 1787, at the time of the British Colonies War for Independence, was: the Allegheny mountains to the west, St. Lawrence to the North, and the Atlantic Ocean to the south and east occupying the eastern part of the North American continent. To the west there were thousands of miles of open fertile land having forests, mountains, rivers and plains which were inhabited by Indigenous peoples and Spanish Mexicans. The frontier between the settled lands of the east and the lands of the wild-west was pushed further and further westward in two waves as land was bought, explored, and taken over by the United States Government and settled by immigrants from Europe.


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