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    Curriculum Connections:
    Window on the West: The Frontier Photography of William Henry Jackson

    Books About the American West
      Extend the investigation into the exploration and development of the American West by reading other books focusing on the era.
      Native Americans
    • Buffalo Hunt by Russell Freedman

    • Indian Chiefs by Russell Freedman

    • An Indian Winter by Russell Freedman

    • The Life and Death of Crazy Horse

    • Mother Earth, Father Sky; Pueblo Indians of the American Southwest by David Lavender

    • Western Life

    • The Cowboy Trade by Glen Rounds

    • The Treeless Plains by Glen Rounds


    Explorers
  • Bewildered for Three Days: As to Why Daniel Boone Never Wore His Coonskin Cap by Andrew Glass

  • Lewis and Clark: Explorers of the American West by Steven Kroll

  • Trails West

  • Conestoga Wagons by Richard Ammon

  • I'm Sorry Almira Ann by Jane Kurtz (fiction)

  • The Oregon Trail by Leonard Everett Fisher

  • The Prairie Schooners by Glen Rounds

  • A Right Fine Life: Kit Carson on the Santa Fe Trail by Andrew Glass

  • The Santa Fe Trail by David Lavender

  • Snowbound: The Tragic Story of the Donner Party by David Lavender

  • Yukon Gold: The Story of the Klondike Gold Rush by Charlotte Jones


    Window on the West: The Frontier Photography of William Henry Jackson. (1999) Holiday House. ISBN: 0823413802. 132 pg. History (978).

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