The Mexican American war
Updated: 6/2/2020
The Mexican American war

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  • Look at this beautiful land. Polk believe it is my destiny to live here.
  • America will soon own it.
  • The Mexican can't be the owner
  • This is the Miwok land. American and Mexican want it.
  • I can build a big house with all that space for me and family.
  • Troops, this is President Polk. I am sending you to Texas to provoke the Mexicans
  • Annex the Republic of Texas
  • They are not getting the land.
  • Why is the American here?
  • War started in 1846. Amercia were under attack. We will defend ourself.
  • Lets go and defend ourself.
  • Franciso Marquez. A Mexican Cadet. I will fight for my country, even if I die.
  • We are getting closer to capture Mexico City, the Capital
  • Dona Francesca Vallejo. I live in Califonia Mexico. A very wealthy Mexican women.
  • The US has no right to take Califonia from Mexico. I won't let them.
  • Feburary 2, 1848 the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo was signed.
  • 55% of Mexico Ceded. Arizonz, California, New Mexico, Texas, Colorado, Nevada and Utah to the United States.
  • War over. We capture Mexico City.