The war of 1812
A war between the United States and Britain the resulted because of capturing naval vessels and Native Americans problems blamed on Britain.
The treaty of Ghent 1814
Both Britain and the US agreed to stop fighting and restore any conquered land; all treaty negotiations cease.
Spain sold Florida
to the U.S
(latin america) racial ability
whitening "that is the view of race as a civilization process
lighting of skin helps social mobility
non-white person could not shed
anybody who is not pure white are considered Nigro.
The Manifest Dynasty
John L. O'Sullivan
Texas declared independence from
Mexico in 1836
Alexis de Tocquelle
warned the European not to expand in the Americas
considered the Latin American "George Washington"
mixed spanish & indian background
mixed spanish & african heritage
law that required indians to buy goods solely from local tax collectors
means to turn or rotation
Antonio Narino (aug. 1789)
translated and pulished the French Declaration of the rights of man and the citizens.
people of spanish descent born in America
a term for natives of spain or portugal
Robert E. Lee surrendered
The Civil war (1861-1865)
Abraham Lincoln fights to perserve the union
Good neighbor policy
Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo
(1848) yielded New Mexico and California to the U.S