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Making On-Line Reservations for traveling west
* Guest (dude) Ranch reservations * By state * Sween's Travel Guide * Explore The Lewis and Clark Trail * Shebby Lee Tours * Vanishing Trails Expeditions

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National Parks
* National Parks, Monuments (Pacific NW) * National Parks lodging reservations | Grand Canyon Tours, Hotels, and Lodging

The Frontier Expanded Through Current Midwest and Western States

Alabama: Alabama Genealogy, History, Travel |

Alaska: Alaska Genealogy, History, Travel |

Arizona: Arizona History Traveler | B.J.'s Tombstone History Discussion Forum | Arizona Genealogy, History, Travel | Grand Canyon Tours, Hotels, and Lodging |

Arkansas: Arkansas Genealogy, History, Travel | Eureka Springs |

California: CA Narratives: Early Voyages to California (Ancestry.com) | California Genealogy, History, Travel | California History | California Trail Gold Rush Wagon, 150th anniversary trip | Death Valley | Kalifornia: USA Reise Tipps ist eine Webseite von USA Fans für USA Fans | Legends of America - California Legends | Oregon-California Trails |

Colorado: Santa Fe Trail | Colorado Genealogy, History, Travel | Colorado Migrations Project - Where did they come from? Where did they go? | Legends of America - Colorado Legends |

Idaho: Idaho Genealogy, History, Travel | Legends of America - Idaho Legends |

Illinois: Chicago and Westward Expansion | Illinois History and Geography | Illinois Genealogy, History, Travel | Legends of America - Illinois Legends |

Indiana: Indiana Genealogy, History, Travel |

Iowa: Iowa Genealogy, History, Travel |

Kansas: Cultures Timeline | Dodge City History | Kansas History Web Sites | Kansas Community Networks | Kansas City in the Time of Columbus | Kansas City's Village West, shopping, entertainment, sports, reservations | Kansas Genealogy | Kansas Heritage | Kansas Sights History | Kansas Travel | Kansas Territory: The Crucible of American Experience | Leavenworth, reservations | Oregon-California Trails | Santa Fe Trail with current motel and bed & breakfast reservations

Kentucky: Kentucky Genealogy, History, Travel |

Louisiana: Louisiana Genealogy, History, Travel |

Michigan: Michigan Genealogy, History, Travel |

Minnesota: Minnesota Genealogy, History, Travel | White Oak Society - Deer River, Minnesota |

Mississippi: Iowa Genealogy, History, Travel |

Missouri: Jefferson National Expansion Memorial | Legends of America - Missouri Legends | Missouri Genealogy, History, Travel | Oregon-California Trails | Santa Fe Trail | St. Louis: Historical and Civic Links

Montana: Big Sky area, reservations | Montana Genealogy, History, Travel |

Nebraska: | Nebraska Genealogy, History, Travel | Oregon-California Trails |

Nevada: Online Nevada Encyclopedia, Nevada Humanities | Legends of America - Nevada Legends | Nevada Genealogy, History, Travel | Nevada Historical Markers

New Mexico: Legends of America - New Mexico Legends | New Mexico Genealogy, History, Travel | New Mexico History, homework help | Santa Fe Trail | Travel Links and Maps |

North Dakota: North Dakota Genealogy, History, Travel |

Ohio: Southwestern Ohio | 1700 - 1803 | Ohio Genealogy, History, Travel |

Oklahoma: Cherokee Strip Land Rush, 1893 | Oklahoma Genealogy, History, Travel |
Santa Fe Trail |

Oregon: Legends of America - Oregon Legends | Oregon Treaty, June 15, 1846 | Echoes of Oregon | Oregon-California Trails | Oregon Genealogy, History, Travel |

South Dakota: The Black Hills, reservations | The Black Hills Treaty | South Dakota Genealogy, History, Travel |

Tennessee: Tennessee Genealogy, History, Travel |

Texas: Documents of Early Texas | Center for studies in Texas History | Texas Genealogy, History, Travel | The Handbook of Texas OnLine | Book recommended by VL-American West reader: Defending Mexican Valor in Texas : Jose Antonio Navarro's Historical Writings, 1853-1857 |
1835: Declaration of the People of Texas |
1836: S. F. Austin speaking in Louisville, KY |
1845: The Annexation of Texas US Congress resolution

Utah: Legends of America - Utah Legends | Oregon-California Trails | Utah History Encyclopedia | Utah Genealogy, History, Travel |

Washington: An Evolving Encyclopedia of Local History for Seattle and King County, WA | Boom Towns and Relic Hunters of Northeastern Washington | History of Northeastern Washington | History of Seattle and King County | Legends of America - Washington Legends | Washington Genealogy, History, Travel |

West Virginia: West Virginia Genealogy, History, Travel |

Wisconsin: Wisconsin Genealogy, History, Travel |

Wyoming: Oregon-California Trails | Wyoming Genealogy, History, Travel |

Related WWW-VL: History Sites

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    Also see neighboring sections of Canada (east to west)- New Brunswick, Quebec, Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia
  • WWW-VL: Mexico History
    Also see neighboring sections of Mexico (east to west) - Tamaulipas, Nuevo Leon, Coahuila, Chichuahua, Sonora, Baja California
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    This American West WWW-VL: History site is currently maintained by Nancy Sween at http://www.vlib.us/americanwest/ and is regularly updated and expanded. Previously maintained at the University of Kansas, where it began as part of the Kansas Heritage Group. Updated: 13 April 2009.

    WWW-VL: History: American West Travel By State
    URL: http://www.vlib.us/americanwest/travel.htm