cristopher colombus herd realy strange stories. they said on the other side off the world were dragons and other things. so he went to exploring the other world he found the other world he was amaised .
zebulon m. pike made a report that helped american explores who came to colorado.Him and his friends got lost many times
the fure trade
mountain men and fur trapers caught beaver pelts and traided them .
bent's fort built
charles and william bent biult a fort called bent's fort. They biult that so indians and mountain men could trade things
mexican american war
1846 - 1848
A war starded after fremonts expedition . over mexico vs america . cause america wanted land of new spain .
1775 - 1783
thirteen british colonies on the east coast were ruled by british king.in philedelphia ,penselvenia a really nice man thomas jeferson wrote the declaration of independince.
The Louisiana purchase
in 1803 a event happend .The u.s. bought 500 million acres from the mississipi river to france.The sale was called the luisiana purchase.