Westward Movement, The
Westward Movement, The is a short film from 1941 released on 16mm. It is held in the Prelinger Archives collection.
PICTURES THRU ANIMATION WESTWARD MIGRATION OF PEOPLES ACROSS UNITED STATES DURING PERIOD OF 1790 TO 1890. PORTRAYS ROUTES OF MIGRATION & TRANSPORTATION, INCREASE IN & DISTRIBUTION OF POPULATION, EXTENSION OF SETTLEMENT, & ADMISSION OF STATES TO UNION.
16:52:38 Map of America showing Louisiana Purchase and westward expansion. 16:53:00 Cutaway of earth showing curvature 16:53:32 Waving wheat 16:53:35 Trees against the sky looking up 16:53:40 Log cabin 16:53:42 Log fence against clouds 16:53:50 Map of United States showing trails west and rivers. 16:57:55 Barbed-wire fence across pasture land.
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