By pauldan
  • Mckinley Tariff

    This tariff increased the duties of agricultral busniesses
  • Spanish American War

    Spanish American War
    Cuba started revolting against spain and the U.S. felt sympathy for Cuba then the USS Maine blow up and the Americans blamed Spain causing a war.
  • Teller Amendment

    The United States could not annex Cuba but they could leave its control to the people.
  • Annexation of Hawaii

    A secret Hawaiian league made up of business people wanted to over throw the government of Hawaii and persuade the U.S. to annex Hawaii.
  • Annexation of the Philippines

    Annexation of the Philippines
    The U.S. put armed troops on the island of Cuba.
  • Boxer Rebellion

    Boxer Rebellion
    In the spring of 1900 the boxers attacked Western traders and missionaries in Northern China killing more than 200 people.
  • Panama Canal

    Panama Canal
    After the French abandoned the project the U.S.picked up where they left off. U.S. had to send down troops from distrubing the project. It took almost half a million workers to complete the canal.
  • Hay-Bunan-Varilla Treaty

    This treaty gave the United States the complete sovereignty over the canal zone.
  • Roosevelt Corollary

    Allows the United States to stabalize financial affairs of states in Central America and the Carribean.
  • The great White Fleet

    The great White Fleet
    The Great White Fleet was the name of the Navy Batallion that sailed around the globe.
  • Dollar Diplomacy

    Taft wanted to replace European loans with American ones in order to keep them from intervening.