Notes 2008-01-25 - Philippines. Cuba wins some degree of...

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Gilded Age, continued “White Man's Burden” Spanish-American War Jim Crow Ida B. Wells White Man's Burden need for new markets push for overseas expansion coincides with an increase in missionary activity took control of Midway and annexed Hawaii Spanish-American War Very short war. 5,400 American casualties, but not even 400 died in battle. At a peace conference in Paris, Spain cedes Puerto Rico, Guam, and authorized the purchase of
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Unformatted text preview: Philippines. Cuba wins some degree of freedom. The war makes Theodore Roosevelt the most famous man in America. Roosevelt is a prototypical progressive – a very aggressive reformer. To avoid allowing Roosevelt to gain much power, the Republicans make him Vice President. The United States had become an imperial nation....
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This note was uploaded on 04/28/2008 for the course HIST 1302 taught by Professor Jeffreyschulze during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson.

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