westward expansion
Updated: 1/21/2020
westward expansion
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  • Louisiana Purchase-1803
  • let's make a treaty so I can get Louisiana.
  • Ok
  • Texas Annexation-1845
  • come and get it
  • Ok
  • Oregon Territory-1846
  • I want oregon so I am going to sign a treaty for it.
  • In 1803 Louisiana was bought from the french for $15 million through treaty.
  • Mexican Cession-1848
  • Truce
  • Texas was part of Mexico so we fought to get Texas. We got into a war and won.
  • Transcontinental Railroad/Gadsden Purchase-1853
  • Bye
  • In 1846 the Oregon treaty was signed between the US and Britain.
  • Homestead act-1862
  • The Mexican American war was finished through treaty which is called " Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo".
  • Ok
  • It Attempted to resolve conflicts that lingered after the Mexican-American War.
  • The Homestead act allowed people to have 160 acres of land.
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