Bob George's Mexiacan American War Timeline

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  • Texas Admitted to the Union

    Texas Admitted to the Union
    Texas is admitted to the United States after declaring independence from Mexico. Mexico is not truly aware of this and this will lead to war.
  • Us tries to buy land

    Us tries to buy land
    Sidel and Polk go to Mexico to try and buy Calfornia and New Mexico from Mexico.
  • Us troops are stationed at the disputed border

    Us troops are stationed at the disputed border
    After not trying to cooperate wth Mexico, President Polk sends Jhon Tyler's army to the disputed border of Mexico and the US.
  • Polk decalres War

    Polk decalres War
    AAfter Jhon Tyler's army goes into Mexicain territory, Polk mages Cngress declare war on Mexico.
  • Mexican Battles

    Mexican Battles
    On May 8th and 9th, Talyor's army won the battles of Palo Alto and Resaca de la Palma. These battle caused the Mexicain forces to retreat past the Rio Grande River.
  • Us occupies Mexico City

    Us occupies Mexico City
    After many battle which the Us were outnumbered, the Us was able to invade Mexico City.
  • Treaty of Gudelphue Hidalgo

    Treaty of Gudelphue Hidalgo
    The Treaty of Guelphue Hidalgo is a trey that ended the MExicain Americain War. In exchange for 15,000,000 dollars, Mexico had to cedde or give the US present-day Arizona, California, New Mexico, and parts of Colorado, Nevada and Utah which expanded our country greatly.