Adeline Hornbek and the Homestead Act: A Colorado Success Story

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Students examine how the Homestead Act impacted the economic opportunities of women. They research the Homestead Act, define Manifest Destiny, and prepare an exhibit that features an outstanding woman who lived or lives in their community.

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