Spanish American War
Updated: 1/8/2020
Spanish American War
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  • Cuban Rebellion- yellow journalism
  • USS Maine
  • McKinley’s role in peace
  • peace!
  • Cubans burn the sugar cane plantation to hopefully get the U.S. to help them.
  • U.S. Demands to the Spanish
  • Money Concentration camps end people freeTruce in Cuba Cuban independence
  • USS Maine explodes killing 250 Americans.
  • Treaty of Paris
  • McKinley calls for peace and no war.
  • Territory Gained by the U.S.
  • Philippines, Guam, Puerto Rico
  • Americans demand money for the USS Maine, the concentration camps end & free the people,truce in Cuba, & Cuban independence
  • U.S. government signs with Spain Spain recognizes Cuban independence
  • For 20 million dollars, Spain gave up the Philippines, Puerto Rico and Guam, they became U.S. territories.
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