“If a young man is about to commence in the world … we say to him publicly and privately, go to the West. There, your capacities are sure to be appreciated and your industry and energy rewarded.”
— Horace Greeley, editor of the New York Tribune, so urged young men to go West in the 1850’s
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“Westward, ever westward.”
— Henry Wells