Spread To The Spread Of Religion Between 1840 And 1860

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In 1830, missionaries began to travel west, so they could spread their religion. In 1847, measles spread and killed many Cayuse. Farmers wanted the soil in Oregon. The Oregon Trail stretched for more than 2,000 miles. This trip would be very hazardous. They used covered wagons to protect themselves. Between 1840 and 1860, more than 50,000 people reached Oregon.
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