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By : Deontrez Lofland

The Manifest Destiny


Rocky mountains
Rocky Mountains

  • Lewis and Clark found a way through the rocky mountains.

    Rocky Mountains- Spanish territory

    It was difficult to get there because it was snow covered.


Texas independence
Texas Independence

  • The Alamo- former Spanish mission,

  • The American troops made it into a fort

  • Mexicans troops lead by Santa Ana killed all the Americans living there but not before they killed over 1000 Mexican soldiers.

  • The Americans sacrificed there life's and it inspired the Texans to fight for independence.


Buena vista
Buena Vista

  • In February 1847 General Taylor met Mexican General Santa Anna at the battle of Buena Vista.

  • The Americans were better prepared and had a better leader and forced Santa Anna to retreat.


Oregon trail
Oregon Trail

  • People(settlers) moved to the west because they were looking for good farmland

  • Some of the plains were dry so they moved farther west.


Gold rush
Gold rush

  • Sacrament0,California- Gold Rush started near California

  • It started in sutters mill