Main Street Wyoming

Wyoming's Original Main Street

Season 13 Episode 1301 | 26m 56s | Video has closed captioning.

In this edition of Main Street Wyoming, we'll take a look at the discovery of South Pass, and its impact on America's westward expansion. In the early days of the United States the Continental Divide served as a barrier, a wall that blocked its western frontier. Early explorers struggled to find a suitable way to cross this barrier.

Aired: 01/17/13

Rating: NR

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Main Street Wyoming is a local public television program presented by Wyoming PBS.