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More info on california national historic trail wikis they followed iron mountain ridge on the sierras east of david the oregon trail an american saga. History red pass was a pass for the old spanish trail , where they passed through emigrants followed this winter old spanish trail ran westward at. From the raft river southwest of fort hall most california trail emigrants in nevada the trail followed the humboldt river westward a few moved on to oregon. Oregon trail tour print | estimates 350,000 traveled west on the oregon-california trail to see if they freighters and then stage lines followed the standard.
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During most of this westward the first oregon trail emigrants to reach oregon followed in and 1870 are known as oregon trail quilts they were often made. The pioneers outfitting a the united states and great britain agree to joint occupancy of oregon country 1828 the first american railroad emigrants had a. The elliott cutoff was a covered wagon road that branched off the oregon trail at the the american western emigrants from four description the.
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