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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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This note was uploaded on 04/10/2008 for the course HIST 2004 taught by Professor Nlshumsky during the Winter '07 term at Virginia Tech.
- Winter '07