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Unformatted text preview: River Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo- Rio Grande as southern border, buy CA & NM for $15 million Wilmot Proviso- forbade slavery in new territories, passed in House but not in Senate Ostend Manifesto- secret negotiations to buy Cuba, but leaked to the press & dropped Clayton-Bulwer Treaty of 1850- Britain & US could not take exclusive control of canal through isthmus Gasden Purchase- strip of land for a railroad Expanding Economy Industrial technology- telegraph, ready-to-wear clothes Railroads- expansion Foreign commerce- encouraged trade...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course HIUS 201 taught by Professor Kett during the Spring '08 term at UVA.
- Spring '08
- The Land