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1.“This is the main lesson of the colonial frontier. CIVILIZATION triumphed in the end” Please make a sound, tasteful, well-detained judgment on it. The colonization of the frontier meant a steady movement away from European influences, and provided a steady growth of American independence. - Spain introduced the frontier life, cowboy culture- Colonies held high European qualities- It wasn’t until the 18th and 19th centuries that the west began to be developed. - Once settlers ventured to Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana, they were finally separated from European life and could choose to live how they wanted- Quakers were the first to successfully start their own community separate from European ways, and finally provided hope for a new world2.“Oh, Opportunity! What crimes are committed in thy name!” How much, and how little truth, is there in this view, that the abundance and opportunity in the New World brought unalloyed disaster?