Outline

Frontier Era of North Dakota

  • Introduction
  • Early Exploration
  • Changes in Land Claims
  • More Changes in Land Claims
  • Frontier Era of North Dakota In a Nutshell
  • Frontier Era of North Dakota Vocabulary

 

Fur Trade on the Red River

  • Introduction
  • Red River Fur Traders
  • The Selkirk Colony and the 49th Parallel
  • The Metis and Red River Carts
  • Other Settlers
  • Steamboats on the Red River
  • Fur Trade on the Red River In a Nutshell
  • Fur Trade on the Red River Vocabulary

 

The Lewis and Clark Expedition

  • Introduction
  • Getting Ready
  • St. Louis to North Dakota
  • The Expedition in North Dakota
  • Heading West
  • Back to North Dakota
  • Honoring Sakakawea
  • Results of the Expedition
  • The Lewis and Clark Expedition In a Nutshell
  • The Lewis and Clark Expedition Vocabulary

 

Missouri River Fur Trade

  • Introduction
  • Missouri River Fur Traders
  • Missouri River Steamboats and Visitors
  • Tragedy
  • End of Missouri River Fur Trade
  • Missouri River Fur Trade In a Nutshell
  • Missouri River Fur Trade Vocabulary

 

The Frontier Army

  • Treaties and Settlers
  • Trouble in Minnesota
  • Sibley and Sully
  • The Fisk Expedition
  • Army Forts, 1858-1864
  • Army Forts, 1867-1870
  • Army Forts, 1872-1896
  • Frontier Army Life
  • End of an Era
  • Frontier Army In a Nutshell
  • Frontier Army Vocabulary