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PBS - The West - Across the Plains in 1844
 
PBS - The West - Address of the Honorable S. F. Austin
 
PBS - The West - Cayuse Request for a Material Witness During the Trial for the Whitman Massacre 1851
 
PBS - The West - Cherokee Nation v. Georgia
 
PBS - The West - Chief Joseph Speaks
 
PBS - The West - Coronado's Report to the King of Spain Sent from Tiguex on October 20, 1541
 
PBS - The West - Coronado's Report to Viceroy Mendoza Sent from Cibola, August 3, 1540
 
PBS - The West - Declaration of the People of Texas
 
PBS - The West - Documents on Anti-Chinese Immigration Policy
 
PBS - The West - Documents on the Sand Creek Massacre (1864-1865)
 
PBS - The West - Emmeline Wells, Is It Ignorance from The Woman's Exponent, July 1, 1883
 
PBS - The West - General Nelson A. Miles, report on the Sioux Outbreak of 1890 and selected field dispatches (1891)
 
PBS - The West - Indian Policy Reform
 
PBS - The West - Indian Removal
 
PBS - The West - James K. Polk Message on War with Mexico
 
PBS - The West - James McLaughlin, An Account of Sitting Bull's Death (1891)
 
PBS - The West - Juan Cortina, Proclamation to Texans and Proclamation to the Mexicans of Texas (1859)
 
PBS - The West - Julia Louisa Lovejoy, Selected Letters from Kansas (1855-1863)
 
PBS - The West - Lakota accounts of the massacre at Wounded Knee (1891)
 
PBS - The West - Luzena Stanley Wilson '49er
 
PBS - The West - Mrs. Z. A. Parker, the Ghost Dance at Pine Ridge Reservation (1890)
 
PBS - The West - Pvt. W. H. Prather, The Indian Ghost Dance and War (1890)
 
PBS - The West - Selections from With the Nez Perces by E. Jane Gay (1889-1892)
 
PBS - The West - Songs of the Plains A Selection of Cowboy Folk Songs
 
PBS - The West - Testimony of Benjamin Singleton
 
PBS - The West - The Annexation of Texas Joint Resolution of Congress March 1, 1845
 
PBS - The West - The Battle of Little Bighorn
 
PBS - The West - The Buffalo Harvest, by Frank Mayer with Charles B. Roth
 
PBS - The West - The Dawes Act (1887)
 
PBS - The West - The Fort Laramie Treaty (1868)
 
PBS - The West - The Homestead Act (1862)
 
PBS - The West - The Journey of Alvar Nuñez Cabeza De Vaca
 
PBS - The West - The Journey of Coronado
 
PBS - The West - The Last Words of John D. Lee
 
PBS - The West - The Lawrence Massacre by a Band of Missouri Ruffians Under Quantrell (1863)
 
PBS - The West - The Letters and Journals of Narcissa Whitman 1836 - 1847
 
PBS - The West - The Oregon Treaty
 
PBS - The West - The Pacific Railway Act (1862)
 
PBS - The West - The Pueblo Revolt
 
PBS - The West - The Pursuit and Capture of Chief Joseph
 
PBS - The West - Theodore Roosevelt, The Conservation of Natural Resources (1907)
 
PBS - The West - Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo
 
PBS - The West - William Swain Letter – 1850
 
PBS - The West - William Swain Letter – 1949
 
PBS - The West - William Swain Letter
 
PBS - The West - Worcester v. Georgia
 
PBS - The West - Wovoka, The Messiah Letter (1891)
 
Travis' Appeal for Aid at the Alamo
 

Promoting a Greater Understanding of the Settlement of the West