Thoreau's "Journey West:"  Teacher Resources

     The 1861 trip that led Henry David Thoreau & Horace Mann, Jr., from Massachusetts to Minnesota


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Henry David Thoreau

Horace Mann, Jr.

Map of the Route

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Copies of pages distributed during talks:

Thoreau's Journey West Notebook, by Corinne H. Smith

Walden Quote Cards.   A group or individual activity.  (a Word document that can be customized)

Book lists, as posted on

Resources for teachers who want to personalize instruction with what Thoreau said about local sites, species, or habitats.

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