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ENCYCLOPEDIAS
World Book

ALAMO
Mexican General Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna Recaptured the Alamo -
"Remember the Alamo" - Eyewitness to History (ads)
The Alamo - thealamo.org
Siege and Battle of the Alamo - Lone Star Junction

BUFFALO BILL CODY
William F. Cody
Buffalo Bill Museum and Grave
Buffalo Bill Cody - American Experience

COWBOYS
The Wild West - Source of info?

DANIEL BOONE
Daniel Boone - The State Historical Society of Missouri
http://www.notablebiographies.com/Be-Br/Boone-Daniel.html#b
The Adventures of Daniel Boone - Archiving Early America (site has pop-up ads)

DAVY CROCKETT
David "Davy" Crockett - Harcourt
Bio4Kids: Davy Crockett

ERIE CANAL
The Erie Canal
The Building of the Erie Canal - History Central (site has ads)
The Erie Canal - Rochester Images

GOLD RUSH
All About the Gold Rush -
Gold! - California State Parks
Panning for Gold - Video - Newton's Apple
Pioneer Life in Sacramento - America's Story - Library of Congress
Wayback. Gold Rush - PBS Kids Go!

OREGON TRAIL
The Oregon Trail
Frequently Asked Questions from Kids - US Department of the Interior - Bureau of Land Management
The Oregon Trail - Pacific Northwest Journeys of Discovery
Traveling on the Overland Trails, 1843-1860 - Library of Congress

PONY EXPRESS
Pony Express History - Pony Express Home Station
The Story of the Pony Express - National Postal Museum

PRAIRIE SCHOONER
Prairie Schooner - labeled color printable image from Scholastic
Wagons - Historic Oregon City

TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD
Completing the Trancontinental Railroad, 1869 - Eyewitness to History
Re-Enactment of the Last Spike Ceremony - National Park Service
Transcontinental Railroad - American Experience - PBS
Transcontinental Railroad (Images) - Calisphere

OTHER
Building a Sod House - Smithsonian's History Explorer
"Imagine that you're a settler on the open prairie. - You'll need to build a home for yourself and your family."

Lewis & Clark Journey of Discovery - National Park Service

Mr.Donn - Western Expansion -

Westward Ho! - Cyberbee
Travel the Oregon Trail by participating in this interactive simulated journey