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What did the Chisholm Trail do in the West?
Abilene,Texas is the place the chisholm ended
It began in San Antonio, Texas and ended in Abilene, Illinois.
The Chisholm Trail was important because it is how cattle were driven from Texas to Kansas before the railroad expanded. It was the main route ranchers used and it allowed… them to get beef to the Northeast and the sale of cattle helped Texas get out of the poverty left over from the Civil War.
Somewhere around 1860, after the the trails into Missouri were closed and cattle drives were directed into Kansas.
Scot-Cherokee trader Jesse Chisholm first marked the famous Chisholm Trail in 1864 for his wagons.
was a long trail on Texas used for cattle driving and herding
The Chishole trail is about 800 miles long
a cattle trail, a faster way to move cattle in 1867
The Chisholm Trail was used as a route for cattle driving. It was utilized from Texas to Kansas in the 1800s.
The Chisholm Trail started from Laredo on the Rio Grande. It went north near San Antonio, Temple, Waco, Fort Worth, through Oklahoma and on to Abilene Kansas. There were… a number of minor trails leading to the Chisholm trail. Since the land south of San Antonio is desert, that area did not support very many cows. Some writers consider that the trail began at San Antonio.
The Chisholm trail is located in the city of Duncan Oklahoma. The Chisholm trail offered a major route out of Texas for the livestock from 1867 to 1884.
It stretched from Texas to Kansas, allowing cattle to move from one area to another heres you anwser -kaykay-
Cows, cowboys, wranglers and Native Americans all used the trail between Texas and Abilene beginning in 1867 as a cattle trail. The route is named for Jesse Chisholm who used …existing Indian routes which generally follow the Current US Highway 81 across Oklahoma from the Red River to Kansas. Chisholm established a series of trading post in Oklahoma which supplied the route although he never used the trail himself to drive cattle to market.
Named after Jesse Chisholm, it is said to have started at either the Rio Grande in Texas or at San Antonio, Texas.
A cattle trail that leads goes from Texas, across Oklahoma to Kansas
They were trails that led from south Texas all the way through Kansas and Dodge City.
The Chisholm Trail was a trail that was used to drive cattle overland from ranches in Texas to Kansas rail heads during the late 19th century. The trail is named for Jesse… Chisholm, who had built several trading posts in what is now western Oklahoma.