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This section offers a variety of artwork that is associated with the idea of Manifest Destiny. This is not a complete list, but are the most popular artistic renderings associated with this concept.
If anyone has a suggestion of a piece of art that would be pertinent to this site, I would appreciate it.
This section is a brief biography of Jane Cazneau's life.
She was a unique person of her time, living a life of adventure and intrigue during an era that did not typically allow women entrance to the political or military arenas.
In the antebellum era in American history, women were expected to remain in the domestic sphere, and support her husband's pursuits and raise their children.
One of the main points of this website is in regards to who first coined the phrase "Manifest Destiny?"
It is an interesting story that extends into the present day, as new evidence has been uncovered that could alter the way history has been written.
This section is an overview of the concept of Manifest Destiny.
It explores the religious ideals associated with the concept. It also looks at the positive, and negative, consequences that resulted from it.
This is the bibliography that was used for research for this website, as well as other projects associated with Manifest Destiny.
The Jane Cazneau Archive is a sampling of her journalistic work. This section is a work in progress, as articles will be added to it in the future. There is a section regarding her newspaper articles, as well as a section with a list of the books she wrote. Where possible, I have added a googlebooks link to access an online version of a complete book.
Cazneau wrote for a variety of newspapers in her journalistic career. Click on the newspaper of your choice to view her work. USDR is an abbreviation for The United States Magazine and Democratic Review.
This section is quotes about Jane Cazneau, from interesting and important people in American history, and during her time.
She was an unique person, and people responded to her in different ways.
This section will be added to, any suggetions are appreciated.
This section provides some background, and contact information for Frank Turner.