The American Trail

trail lg 1.jpgThe American Trail was originally broadcast in 1953 as a 13-part serial. The series chronicles American History, including the exploration and settlement of the American West.

American Trail is a thirteen part series chronicling the history of The United States of America. It tells the story of the brave men and women who experienced a myriad of astounding triumphs of the human spirit. These early Americans, through hard work and sacrifice, laid the foundation of this great nation. The show aired in 1953.

"The American Trail" was sponsored by the VFW Ladies Auxiliary

Episode Number Episode Title Aired Datesort descending
1 Dispatch to New York Saturday, February 7, 1953
6 The Golden Ocean Saturday, March 14, 1953
7 The Magic Wire Saturday, March 21, 1953
8 On to Monterey Saturday, March 28, 1953
9 The California Goldrush Saturday, April 4, 1953