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American frontier (Wild West)

Albert Bierstadt (1830–1902): The Last of the Buffalo American frontier
Albert Bierstadt (1830–1902): The Last of the Buffalo

The American frontier describes the forward wave of American westward expansion that has begun with English colonial settlements. Especially west of the Mississippi River the Wild West. Through treaties with foreign nations and native tribes; political compromise; military conquest; establishment of law and order; the building of farms, ranches, and towns; the marking of trails and digging of mines; and the pulling in of great migrations of foreigners America is expanding from coast to coast.

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