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Unformatted text preview: Point at which a boat can no longer travel or sail up stream and or take goods with them Had to travel with goods over land Broad rich plane/ grassland and/or farmland harbor for a small river 1778 – established by General George Rogers Clark (Brother of William Clark) built as a fort against british for Rev. War he took 20 families with him Planned square twon 6X12 blocks town 1800 – 359 residents 4. Lexington, KY Kentucky derby horse racing area Only city of the 5 not navigable by boat/river All major trails out of appalachain mountains end in this city Travelors can not take items with them must buy after trail General depot 1779 – 1 st settlement – block houses to protect from Indians 648 square acres – one sq mile 3X7 street blocks Large public square 1790 – 835 1800 – 1800 (largest American city across the mountains Based on acres 5. Cincinnati...
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- Winter '07
- History, American Revolution, Mississippi River, Appalachian Mountains, Louisville, Kentucky, ohio river