About the Gold RushWhy do we call them 49ers anyway--find out here. Information on collision of cultures, the impact of "the rush" and more.
Discovering Lewis & ClarkExplore the preparations for the trip, the soldiers, diplomats and members, and discoveries that were made on the trip.
Lewis & Clark's ExpeditionTake a trip with Lewis and Clark as they make their journey to the western frontier.
Lewis and Clark | Discovery EducationWatch short video clips about the expedition. Use your own email username and password to access the site.
Lewis and Clark | History ChannelWatch a short video clip about the Lewis and Clark Expedition of 1804.
Lewis & Clark | PBSYou are leading the expedition. What decision would you make on the trail?
Gold CountryThe California Gold Rush comes alive with true stories about the people who lived it.
Gold Rush HistoryLots of links to click on at this site to learn about the Gold Rush. Information on famous people or "players", The Donner Party, a brief history of California's gold and more.
The Lure and Legacy of the Gold RushWalk in the footsteps of the 49ers to see what the gold rush looked like, see pictures depicting this time, and more. The link called "Gold Rush" has a narrator that reads about this time to you.
The Overland Trail: Stations, Stops, and LandmarksThe stage stations on the Overland Trail from East to West are listed.
Trails to the Gold RushThousands of emigrants rushed across the United States to find their fortunes during the California Gold Rush.
Westward ExpansionExplore the timeline of Westward expansion.