Span am war journal

Spanish-American War

Timeline created by clairejeffers in History
Event Date: Event Title: Event Description:
Alaska United States Purchase of Alaska The United States bought Alaska from Russia.
Mckinley McKinley's Presidential Campaign Public Election for President, McKinley defeated William Jennings Bryan.
Inaugurated William McKinley Inaugurated President
504px de lo%cc%82me letter   first page DeLome Letter was written A letter by DeLome was written regarding the U.S. and the war, and later was published by Hearsts newspapers.
Large maine 1 U.S. Declaration of War against Philippines This is when the Spanish-American war officially was declared.
Timeline War Ended The war lasted 4 months and ended in August of 1898.
250px john hay signs treaty of paris  1899 Signed Treaty of Paris The U.S. Signed the Treaty of Paris and acquired the Philippines for $20 million dollars.
Cartoon Interview with President McKinley from 1899 President McKinley was interviewed about the Spanish-American war in 1899 and it is featured in Eric Foner's "Voices of Freedom".
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