Those homesteaders need to leave my property alone
Impact of the Railroad
The supplies are coming in today, so we better get moving
All this gold is going to make me rich ! I have to tell others from my old town about it
Ranchers had thought that the land they owned the land that their cattle were on . Homesteaders began to file claims on the ranchers lands, and the ranchers needed that land because of their livestock. Ranchers would file claims on pieces of their land they liked the most so the homesteaders wouldn't want it . Sometimes they were violent towards them .
Wow ! This place is so convenient and has great quality food !
The railroad allowed Americans to be able to transport things here to invent new things, a lot of Americans also got here by the railroads. The railroads played an important part of new concepts with management and brought giant co operations.Some people have the question whether or not the railroads were the prime stimulus for American economic development fades , but no one could imagine what America would look like today, without them.
Boomtowns normally grow because of all the resources available . These included gold, silver, and oil. People normally come into these cities because they offer high payong jobs as well as you'd be able to get these valuable resources to sell them . New jobs opened up in mines to try to get these things.
The Harvey houses were eating places on the railroads with good quality foods. Fred Harvey, who created these restaurants, was credited for creating the first restaurant chain in the U.S. The waitresses, also known as the Harvey Girls, became famous and there was even later on a movie all about them.
Tourism in the 1800's was easier, and harder in certain ways. They did not need as passport and the borders were much easier to get through. Although, they didn't have hotel, phones, or even bathrooms in hotel rooms.
It is so beautiful here !
The wild west is when there was a bunch of commotion going on in the West. This included Wyatt Earp, Billy the Kid, Butch Cassidy, The Sundance kid, Frank and Jesse James , and the Clanton gang.There was a lot of stealing and violence included in this era of time and a lot of misunderstandings.