imperialism (1890-1914)

Timeline created by keira barton
  • influence of sea power upon history

    influence of sea power upon history
    history of naval warfare which argued that that control of the sea was the key to world dominance.
  • Annexation of hawaii

    Annexation of hawaii
    Spurred by the nationalism aroused by the Spanish-American War, the United States annexed Hawaii
  • Spanish-American war

    Spanish-American war
    military conflict between the U.S. and Spain, which resulted in the U.S. gaining Cuba, Puerto Rico, Guam, and Philippines.
  • Open Door Policy

    Open Door Policy
    foreign policy proposed by the U.S. which ALL nations would have equal opportunities to trade in china
  • Panama Canal U.S. Construction Begins

    Panama Canal U.S. Construction Begins
    France began work on the canal in, but stopped due to engineering problems and a high worker mortality rate