paper. People migrate west because of manifest destiny, religious persecution and ecconomic gains.-.S. "The Frontier In American History" (1893) Specialized studies Billington, Ray Allen. Micheaux promoted the West as a place where blacks could transcend race and earn economic success through hard work and perseverance. Any of the states west of the Mississippi are examples of westwardexpansion. After the 18th century and the push beyond the. The typical English settlements were quite compact and smallunder a square mile.
In jstor John. Indeed, the regular army set up a line of forts designed to keep the Indians and settlers apart. This view dominated religious historiography for decades. The cost to the Westward expansion was that many Indian Tribes wereannihilated as were some of the soldiers in the American army. The new states became the object of competition for North and South. "On Modernizing Frederick Jackson Turner Western Historical Quarterly 11 (1980 307-20. South Africa, Canada, Russia, Brazil, Argentina and Australiaand even ancient Romehad long frontiers that were also settled by pioneers. He sounded an alarming note, speculating as to what this meant for the continued dynamism of American society as the source.S.
Frontier thesis and ideology of westward expansion