The westward movement I : settlers of the Old Northwest Territory

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Date
1962
Summary
Depicts the historical development of the Northwest Territory describing the growth of government, the distribution of land, and the formation of a free educational system as set forth in the Northwest Ordinance of 1787.  Illustrates the living conditions and problems involved in settling and expanding the area into a great agricultural region.  Shows the development of the transportation system.  Emphasizes the important contribution cooperation among pioneers made in settling this region.
Publishers
Encyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corporation; Indiana University Audio-Visual Center
Genres
Educational; Historical
Subject
Northwest, Old -- History ; United States -- Northwest, Old.
Collection
Encyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corporation
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Rights Statement
No Copyright - United States
Physical Description
1 Film (0:15:06); 16mm
Other Identifiers
IULMIA Film Database: 40000003258730; Other: GR00406954; MDPI Barcode: 40000003258730

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