US Imperialism: Panama Canal

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In History
Event Date: Event Title: Event Description:
Flag pins panama spain Panama becomes independent Panama becomes independent from Spain due to the overthrow of the king of Spain
Images Panama joins Colombia Panama becomes one with the country of Colombia.
Unknown Railroad built Panama/Colombia builds a railroad through the isthmus connecting South and North America.
Unknown No Canal Built Yet. The country of Panama refuses to let the U.S. build the Panama Canal through Panama
Unknown US Buys rights to Panama canal the U.S. buys the rights to build the Panama Canal.
Images Canal Officialy Opens The Panama Canal is open to U.S. trade.
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Aquisition of Panama