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Unformatted text preview: allegiance oaths.-Steven’s Austin proclaims Texas’s independence from Mexico.-Oregon-Jointly Controlled by British and the U.S. The US wanted up to the 54 th parallel. -California-Sparsely populated and useful.-Mexican Province, small rebellion led to a 22 day presidency.-War with Mexico-Mexican Leadership shifted 20 times during the time period.-By the time the negotiated reaches Mexico City, Mexico wasn’t in negotiating conditions.-“Blood was spilled” excuse.-Sectional Tensions with new territory.-Causes of Civil war:-Gaining of all this territory and unwillingness to compromise.-...
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This note was uploaded on 11/22/2011 for the course AMERICAN S 205 taught by Professor Guidiana during the Spring '10 term at Miami University.
- Spring '10