Semere m mexican american war

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In History
  • texas admitted to union

    texas admitted to union
    texas is admitted into the union
  • US tried to buy land

    US tried to buy land
    polk sends Sidel to buy land
  • US stationed at disputed borders

    US stationed at disputed borders
    the U.S. march towrds the rio grand onto disputed territoy claimed by both U.S. and mexico
  • U.S. declares war

    U.S. declares war
    polk asks congress to declare war with mexico
  • US victories

    US victories
    battle of mexico city. soilders try to hold the castle of Capultepec for 14 hours
  • mexico city surrendered

    mexico city surrendered
    U.S. army captures Mexico city
  • treaty of guadelupe hidalgo

    treaty of guadelupe hidalgo
    the treaty called for mexico to give to cede 55% of its territory
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    Mexican american war