Which map shows the boundaries of the United States just after the Treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo?
The United States acquired the Oregon Territory when —
What is the territory identified in the picture the U.S. acquired in 1819?
What piece of land was purchased in order to build something in the Southwest? What did they want to build?
Who were the people that traveled west in search of wealth and new land?
The name given to the group of pioneers who went to California during the Gold Rush
Immigrated to the West during the Gold Rush, faced discrimination by the white settlers
A religious group that went west to Utah to practice their religion freely
Occurred because of Manifest Destiny and the Annexation of Texas. the United States wins the war and pays Mexico $15 million for the Mexican Cession.
Document that ended the U.S. - Mexican War. (1848)
Chinese immigrants in the 1800s are known for what?