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SS unit 2
|Railroad that crosses a continent.The first transcontinental railroad in the United states was completed in 1869
|Chinese Immigrants who were working on the Transcontinental railroad.
|Promontory Point, Utah
|Place in the northwest Utah where tracks of the union pacific and central Pacific railroad met in 1869 to complete the transcontinental railroad
|Settlers who claimed land on the Great plains under the Homestead acts.
|Law signed in 1862 offering free land to people willing to start new farms on the great plains.
|Great Plains farmer of the late 1800s who had cut through sod, or thick grass before planting crops.
|Chunks of dirt and grass, often used to build houses.