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was trying to march from fort Leavenworth, Kansas to santa fe, new mexico, he got the nickname "the long marcher"
Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo
gave the US new mexico and California... payed $15 million for what is now cali, Nevada, new mexico, utah, and Arizona. Guaranteed Mexicans living there freedom from religion, open borders..etc.
aka agents attracted American settlers to buy Mexican land because it was cheap and they had to obey the Mexican laws.
Fifty Four Forty or Fight
referred to the latitude 54"40' which was the northern limit of the Oregon territory.
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