How the West Was Won (1976–1979)
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The Macahans 

Zeb Macahan returns to the farm of Macahan to take his family to Oregon.

Director:

Bernard McEveety

Writer:

Jim Byrnes
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
James Arness ... Zeb Macahan
Eva Marie Saint ... Kate Macahan
Bruce Boxleitner ... Seth Macahan
Kathryn Holcomb Kathryn Holcomb ... Laura Macahan
William Kirby Cullen William Kirby Cullen ... Jed Macahan
Vicki Schreck Vicki Schreck ... Jessie Macahan
Richard Kiley ... Timothy Macahan
Gene Evans ... Dutton
John Crawford ... Hale Crowley
Victor Mohica Victor Mohica ... Billy Joe
Frank Ferguson ... Grandpa
Ann Doran ... Grandma
Vince St. Cyr Vince St. Cyr ... Ponca Chief (as W. Vincent St. Cyr)
Rudy Diaz ... Sioux Chief
F. Allen Livers F. Allen Livers ... The Runner
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Storyline

Zeb Macahan, a pioneering westerner, help's move his brother's family to the wild west. They run into several obstacles, including the breakout of the Civil War. This sends the father back to fight in the war, and leaves the family to move on ahead.

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Genres:

Western

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 January 1976 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Alla conquista del West See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Metrocolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Goofs

Zeb returns to his parents homestead in Virginia, which can be seen to be surrounded by - the Malibu Mountains. The Malibu Mountains of California could never be confused with the Blue Ridge of the Appalachian Mountains of Virginia. See more »

Quotes

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Narrator: It's been said that the west was won with guns and gold. It was not. It was won by the courage of simple people, who pushed their ponderous wagons forever west, through 200.000 square miles of awesome wilderness. Some were drawn by the lure of gold, but for the most part they were families, moved by the dream of a new beginning. This story is about such a family. Their name: Macahan. The sons and daughters of Katherine Macahan were destined to write their own brilliant pages into ...
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Connections

Spun-off from How the West Was Won (1962) See more »

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This is a fantastic action series.
10 June 2002 | by spurs-2See all my reviews

This absolutely fantastic tv series is now recorded and owned by me. It has everything that a series should have including great actors aswell as nature,sadness,suspense,drama and of course the cool Zeb. So I do recommend you to see it if you have the chance.


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