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Your timing is good as I just submitted an entry to Oxford on sectionalism so I have Turner well in mind.
Since you are basing the seminar on Turner's thesis, I want to point out his, The Frontier in American History, is free to read online: http://xroads.virginia.edu/~hyper/turner/
I am currently organizing an undergraduate seminar (at present 11 students nearly all of them senior AMS majors) entitled “Opening and Closings in the American West.” My approach is both topical and chronological, ie, I’m treating an “Opening” or a “Closing” (or both at once as is so often the case) in accumulating chronological sequence. To this end, I would appreciate sincerely any suggestions you may care to make regarding topics, assigned readings, and/or activities.
Regards and best wishes for a good summer,