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Wells Fargo Stage Station, Columbia, California
greatest western expansion of people in American history, thousands moving westward to
new territories to find a better life for themselves and their families. Part of our rich heritage, which created today's United States, the
western expansion from 1835 to 1880 is a symbol of what our country
stands for in freedom and independance. Along the way, many
outposts, settlements and towns were created and many disappeared.
came and went, leaving behind a rich historical information about the
people who traveled, worked and created the building of America. |
These sites are to be preserved and protected for our future generations so they may understand what and who we are and what America represents, as a free nation.
|William F. Boehm|
Glen Ellen, CA. 95442
Archival photographs from the Smithsonian History Museum, Washington, DC and from Ghostown Hunter.
Site created 12 / 2010