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courses.lumenlearning.com/ushistory1os/chapter/the-mexican-american-war-1846-1848

... 1844 because he promised to deliver more lands. President Polk fulfilled his promise by gaining Oregon and, most spectacularly, provoking a war with Mexico  ...

www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/mexicanwar

This guide compiles links to digital materials related to the Mexican War that are ... On November 5, 1844, Democratic candidate James K. Polk defeated Whig ...

www.cliffsnotes.com/study-guides/history/us-history-i/expansion-war-and-sectional-tensions/war-with-mexico

Polk had confidential agents in place by 1844 to encourage American settlers in California to push for either annexation or independence under U.S. protection.

www.ncdcr.gov/blog/2016/05/13/the-mexican-war-erupts-1846

May 13, 2016 ... Upon taking office in March 1845, Polk signed an annexation treaty with Texas. Tensions between the U.S. and Mexico simmered over the Texas ...

www.whitehousehistory.org/the-president-and-washington-during-the-war-with-mexico

It was November 1844. Polk and his wife Sarah emerged on the national stage that winter. Crowds came out to see them all along the way to Washington.

clas.berkeley.edu/research/us-mexican-war-forgotten-foes

When they could, Mexicans responded by doing the same to their Indian enemies. Zones of interethnic conflict in northern Mexico, circa 1844. (Image courtesy of ...

ohiohistorycentral.org/w/Mexican_War

The Mexican War was a major conflict between the United States and Mexico ... In the presidential election of 1844, James Knox Polk, the Democratic Party's ...

www.sparknotes.com/history/american/precivilwar/section5

The Mexican War: 1844–1848 · For the election of · Tyler, concluding that Polk's victory was a mandate from the American people to annex Texas, put the issue to ...

www.khanacademy.org/humanities/us-history/civil-war-era/sectional-tension-1850s/v/the-mexican-american-war

What were the causes and effects of the Mexican-American War? In this video, Kim discusses how Manifest Destiny and the annexation of Texas brought on the  ...

www.history.com/this-day-in-history/us-congress-declares-war-on-mexico

The U.S. Congress votes in favor of President James K. Polk's request to declare war on Mexico in a dispute over Texas, kicking off the Mexican-American War ...