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Westward Expansion Vocabulary # 2
A river formed by both the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers that ends up in the Mississippi River
This river forms a border between Texas and Mexico
This river was explored by Lewis and Clark, and can be seen from PDX
Inland port cities formed on these bodies of water in the Midwest
The territory that the USA bought from France in 1803
The territory Spain gave to the USA in a deal in 1819
The territory bordering Mexico that broke away from the USA in 1836 for a short time
California and Southwest Territory
The territory that would later become the gold rush capital in 1849
The territory Lewis and Clark ended up meeting the Pacific Ocean
The river that ends up in the Gulf of Mexico and starts near the Great Lakes
The river Lewis and Clark used as their highway to the west
Adams-Onis Treaty grants Florida to the USA
The Louisiana Purchase and Marbury v. Madison established judicial review
Gadsden Purchase was completed
Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo and Gold is found in California
The western boundary of the United States established in the Treaty of Paris in 1783
Darwin publishes The Origin of Species and Oregon becomes a state
Annexation of Texas and the Irish Potato famine occurs
Monroe Doctrine was written warning Europeans not to attempt to colonize the Americas.