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Who moved west in the latter half of 19th century and why?

Who moved west in the latter half of 19th century and why?

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Who moved west in the latter half of 19th century and why?

Who moved west in the latter half of 19th century and why?

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It was the "Homesteaders" who moved west in the latter half of 19th century in the United States due mostly to the fact that the federal government made land in the West incredibly cheap, since they wanted to encourage migration and settlement.

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