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Name
Air Date
32.
The West: One Sky Above Us (1887-1914)
The issues and conflicts of the West in the 20th century.
12-15-2003
31.
The West: Geography of Hope (1877-1887)
Ex-slave Pap Singleton leads blacks to the free soil of Kansas; politician Theodore Roosevelt becomes a North Dakota rancher; Buffalo Bill Cody.
12-08-2003
30.
The West: Fight No More Forever (1874-1877)
Sitting Bull leads the Dakota Indians in the annihilation of the U.S. Cavalry troops under the command of Gen. George Armstrong Custer at the Little Bighorn River.
11-24-2003
29.
The West: The Grandest Enterprise Under God (1868-1874)
The transcontinental railroad makes an impact on the environment and the inhabitants of the West.
11-10-2003
28.
The West: Death Runs Riot (1856-1868)
The issue of slavery in the West feeds rudiments of civil war.
11-03-2003
27.
The West: The Speck of the Future (1848-1856)
Gold-hunters stampede the Sierra Nevada in the mid-1800s.
10-27-2003
26.
The West: Empire Upon the Trails (1806-1848)
Americans in the early 1800s see their Manifest Destiny in the West.
10-20-2003
25.
The West: The People (to 1806)
European settlers encounter wilderness and the American Indians of the West.
10-13-2003
24.
Lewis & Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery
Explorers Meriwether Lewis and William Clark embark on a momentous expedition to the Northwest; Hal Holbrook narrates.
10-08-2003
23.
Lewis & Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery
Explorers Meriwether Lewis and William Clark embark on a momentous expedition to the Northwest; Hal Holbrook narrates.
10-07-2003
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