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In the East, some American settlers moved to their new home on rafts, riverboats, or by boat on the Great Lakes. [[Image:Rivers and Lakes.png|right|500px]]  
 
In the East, some American settlers moved to their new home on rafts, riverboats, or by boat on the Great Lakes. [[Image:Rivers and Lakes.png|right|500px]]  
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*Delaware River  
 
*Delaware River  
 
*Connecticut River  
 
*Connecticut River  
*Susquehanna River
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*Susquehanna River  
*Potomac River
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*Potomac River  
*Savannah River
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*Savannah River  
*Chattachoochee-Apalachicola
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*Chattachoochee-Apalachicola  
*Coosa-Alabama-Mobile
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*Coosa-Alabama-Mobile  
*Maumee
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*Maumee  
*Wabash
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*Wabash  
*Illinois
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*Illinois  
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*Red River of the North
  
 
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Farther west (of the Mississippi River) migrants had to follow trails near rivers in order to water their livestock. For example, the Oregon trail followed the Missouri, North Platte, Sweetwater,&nbsp;Snake and Columbia rivers.  
 
Farther west (of the Mississippi River) migrants had to follow trails near rivers in order to water their livestock. For example, the Oregon trail followed the Missouri, North Platte, Sweetwater,&nbsp;Snake and Columbia rivers.  
  
*Red River of the North
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*North Platte River  
*North Platte River
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*Sweetwater River  
*Sweetwater River
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*Snake River  
*Snake River
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*Columbia River  
*Columbia River
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*Arkansas River  
*Arkansas River
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*Red River  
*Red River
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*Sabine River  
*Sabine River
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*Colorado River (Texas)  
*Colorado River (Texas)
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*Rio Grande  
*Rio Grande
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*Green River  
*Green River
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*Colorado River  
*Colorado River
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*Gila River  
*Gila River
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*Sacramento River  
*Sacramento River
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*San Juaquin River
 
*San Juaquin River
  
 
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_rivers_of_the_United_States List of Rivers of the United States (Wikipedia)]  
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_rivers_of_the_United_States List of Rivers of the United States (Wikipedia)]  

Revision as of 16:22, 10 September 2009

United States  >  Migration  >  Rivers and Lakes

In the East, some American settlers moved to their new home on rafts, riverboats, or by boat on the Great Lakes.
Rivers and Lakes.png
  • St. Lawrence River
  • Mississippi River
  • Ohio River
  • Hudson River
  • Tennessee River
  • Missouri River
  • Mohawk River
  • Delaware River
  • Connecticut River
  • Susquehanna River
  • Potomac River
  • Savannah River
  • Chattachoochee-Apalachicola
  • Coosa-Alabama-Mobile
  • Maumee
  • Wabash
  • Illinois
  • Red River of the North


  • Lake Ontario
  • Lake Erie
  • Lake Huron
  • Lake Michigan
  • Lake Superior
  • Lake Champlain


Farther west (of the Mississippi River) migrants had to follow trails near rivers in order to water their livestock. For example, the Oregon trail followed the Missouri, North Platte, Sweetwater, Snake and Columbia rivers.

  • North Platte River
  • Sweetwater River
  • Snake River
  • Columbia River
  • Arkansas River
  • Red River
  • Sabine River
  • Colorado River (Texas)
  • Rio Grande
  • Green River
  • Colorado River
  • Gila River
  • Sacramento River
  • San Juaquin River