For my third and final topic I will be talking about how we expanded railroads westward to make it more efficient to transport goods. This railroad was known as the transcontinental railroad. It was a huge incentive for people to move westward becuase it made it easier to than ever to transport goods. People who were out west didn't have an efficient way to get their goods to the north before the transcontinental. The price of goods went down as a result of the this railroad because it made it much faster to get things around.
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