American Imperialism Timeline (Aletta, Athena)

Timeline created by Aletta R
In History
  • The Influence of Sea Power on History

    The Influence of Sea Power on History
    Alfred T. Mahan wrote a book called, "The Influence of Sea Power on History”.The book talked of the importance of a strong navy for world trade. Theodore Roosevelt believed in a strong navy also and America began multiplying and expanding its fleet, creating naval bases on many islands in the Pacific.
    The reason is that this is an important turning point for American imperialism.
  • Hawaiian Revolt

    Hawaiian Revolt
  • Spanish-American War

    Spanish-American War
  • Treaty of Paris

    Treaty of Paris
  • Platt Amendment

    Platt Amendment
    The Platt Amendment gave Cuba a sense of freedom and self government, but the U.S. was still in charge of Cuba's foreign policies, debt, and security.
    It might be the trigger for the war between the United States and Spain.
  • Roosevelt Corollary to the Monroe Doctrine

    Roosevelt Corollary to the Monroe Doctrine
  • Gentlemen’s Agreement

    Gentlemen’s Agreement
  • Dollar Diplomacy

    Dollar Diplomacy
  • United States occupation of Haiti

    United States occupation of Haiti
    In September 1915, the U.S. Senate ratified the Haiti-U.S. Convention, which gave the U.S. oversight of Haiti's security and economy for 10 years.
    The typical example of American Monroe Doctrine.
  • Prohibition comes into effect

    Prohibition comes into effect
    It is a movement that led by protestant.