1. America's mission to redeem and remake the west .
2.John O' Sullivan was an American who used the term Manifest Destiny, in 1845 to promote the annexation of TX and the Oregon County to the US.
3.The destiny under God to do this work , what people thought.
Romantizing the West
1. People thought that the west was a a attractive place .
2. Most Americans believed that they could become wealthy with the rich farmland, timber to be cut, minerals to be mined, and even gold.
3. The romanitized west was a image of men going to the west & were heros .