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Aug 19, 2019 ... The catalyst for the Mexican-American War was the U.S. annexation of Texas on 29 December 1845. When Mexico responded by ending diplomatic ...

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The Annexation of Texas, the Mexican-American War, and the Treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo, 1845–1848 ... During his tenure, U.S. President James K. Polk oversaw the ...

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On May 12, 1846, the United States Senate voted 40 to 2 to go to war with Mexico. President James K. Polk had accused Mexican troops of having attacked ...

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As most Americans enthusiastically supported the war, they also and honored its veterans. Place names like Trousdale County, Fort Campbell, Buena Vista, Cerro ...

www.archives.gov/research/alic/reference/military/mexican-war.html

Jul 22, 2019 ... Michael Dear's article which tells the story of the survey of the U.S.-Mexico border following the 1848 Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo. From NARA's ...

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Two long years had passed after the initial shots were fired, sparking the Mexican American War in 1846. After United States forces under General Winfield ...

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The engagement continued until nightfall,when the Mexicans withdrew. Effective use of artillery fire was largely responsiblefor the American victory.

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Apr 23, 2020 ... The Mexican-American War, fought from 1846-1848, was the climax of America's quest for new territory in the 1840s. Those supporting the war saw ...

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War with Mexico broke out in 1846 after the United States formally annexed Texas. Although historians consider the Mexican War (1846-1848) primarily as a ...

www.amazon.com/Dead-March-History-Mexican-American-War/dp/0674972341

Peter Guardino invites skepticism about the received view that the United States emerged victorious in the Mexican-American War (1846–1848) because its ...

www.britannica.com/event/Mexican-American-War

Mexican-American War, war between the U.S. and Mexico from 1846 to 1848. It was caused by a territorial dispute stemming from the United States' annexation ...