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Theories Of Westward Expansion

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I agree with Morgan’s central ideas that there is no true first hand accounts of true westward expansion. I believe that there are no first hand accounts there is only biographies about the people that played a big role in westward expansion. There are no first hand accounts of the people physically moving from west that i have read or heard about. In “Chief Joseph Speaks Selected Statements and Speeches by the Nez Percé Chief” there are many speeches done by Chief Joseph that are accounts of westward expansion but they are in third person. The speeches were done by an ancestor of the people who went through the events in the speeches first hand. He was told the stories then seid the speeches because of them. The speeches were all talking
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