Chisholm Trail

Chisholm Trail
Chisholm Trail
the Chisholm Trail
a path used for moving millions of cattle from Texas to Kansas during the 1800s

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  • Chisholm Trail — [chiz′əm] [after Jesse Chisholm (1806? 68), U.S. frontier scout who established it] cattle trail from San Antonio, Tex., to Abilene, Kans.: important from 1865 until the 1880s …   English World dictionary

  • Chisholm Trail — 1866, from Jesse Chisholm (c.1806 1868), halfbreed Cherokee trader and government agent who first plied it …   Etymology dictionary

  • Chisholm Trail — The Chisholm Trail was a trail used in the late 19th century to drive cattle overland from ranches in Texas to Kansas railheads. The portion of the trail marked by Jesse Chisholm went from his southern trading post near the Red River, to his… …   Wikipedia

  • Chisholm Trail — Der Chisholm Trail war ein Herdenweg in den Vereinigten Staaten für den Viehtrieb aus dem Süden von Texas zum Verladebahnhof im 500 Meilen (800 km) nördlicher gelegenen Abilene, Kansas. Der Trail wurde hauptsächlich zwischen den Jahren 1867 und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Chisholm Trail Academy — Chisholm Trail Academy, Keene, Texas Chisholm Trail Academy (CTA) is a Seventh day Adventist co educational high school located at Fourth and Old Betsy in Keene, Texas. Keene is located midway between Alvarado and Cleburne, 25 miles (40 km)… …   Wikipedia

  • Chisholm Trail Junior High School — Address 16700 West 159th Street [1] Olathe, Kansas, 66062 United States Coordinates …   Wikipedia

  • Chisholm Trail Middle School — Address 500 Oakridge Drive Round Rock, Williamson County, Texas 78681 Information School type Middle School Motto …   Wikipedia

  • Chisholm Trail Casino — Location Duncan, Oklahoma Address 7807 N Highway 81 Duncan, Oklahoma 73533 Opening date 2004 Total gaming space 22,000 sq ft (2,000 m2) …   Wikipedia

  • Chisholm Trail Parkway — is a toll road planned to be operated by the North Texas Tollway Authority (NTTA) in Tarrant and Johnson counties connecting the central business district of the city of Fort Worth at I 30 to US 67 in Cleburne. The project is proposed to be… …   Wikipedia

  • Chisholm Trail Technology Center — (CTTC) is a public career and technology education center located in Omega, Oklahoma, and is part of the Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education system. The center is located on Highway 33, 13 miles east of Watonga and 16 miles… …   Wikipedia

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