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

May 13, 2016 ... ... United States president and North Carolina native James K. Polk signed a declaration of war on Mexico. At the time of the 1844 election, ...

billofrightsinstitute.org/essays/to-go-to-war-with-mexico

... expansion from 1844 to 1877. On May 11, 1846, President James K. Polk sent a special message to Congress asking for a declaration of war against Mexico.

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 · James K. Polk · Henry Clay Unsuccessful Whig candidate against Polk in 1844 election · Zachary Taylor Twelfth U.S. president;&nbs...

peacehistory-usfp.org/us-mexican-war

President Polk initially planned a limited war, but Mexico's stubborn refusal to part ... Tyler signed a treaty of annexation with Texas in April 1844, but the Senate .....

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.

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.crf-usa.org/bill-of-rights-in-action/bria-20-1-a-president-polk-and-the-taking-of-the-west.html

The war's aftermath brought forward issues of the citizenship status and ... President James K. Polk went to war with Mexico and got California and other lands ... Ranching a...