by Adam Jacobs, PS 57

A exploration into the expansion Westward of American pioneers before the Civil War.

Introduction

If you could pick a time period to travel, would you be a Greek God or Christopher Columbus? Would you sign up to galavant the Washington Mall as a hippy during the 1960's or maybe you think the days of the cave men seem more interesting? Have you ever considered boarding a wagon train headed for the West? Well here is your chance, the horses are waiting, all that's left to do is decide which path you'd like to take...