EXPLORE AMERICA’S HISTORY WITH MAPS

In 1900, 2.5 million immigrants were from Germany.

In 1900, 2.5 million immigrants were from Germany.

Explore America’s History with these Interactive Maps.” Click on that phrase to find four maps from the University of Richman’s “American Panorama” collection. One shows that in 1849, the Erie Canal transported over 1.6 million tons of cargo. Another follows the journeys of those on the Mormon Trail, the Oregon Trail and the California Trail through the 1860s. Another shows the forced migration of slaves.

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