Amritansh K Mexican War Timeline

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    Mexican American War

  • Texas Admitted to the Union

    Texas Admitted to the Union
    President John Tyler signs congressional resolution for the annexation of Texas.
  • US Tried to Buy Land (Sidel and Polk)

    US Tried to Buy Land (Sidel and Polk)
    President James K. Polf sends John Slidell to try and buy New Mexico and California
  • US Troops Stationed at Disputed Border

    US Troops Stationed at Disputed Border
    General Taylor's Troops march to the Rio Grande, the disputed border.
  • US Declares War

    US Declares War
    President Polk asks congress to declare war upon Mexico
  • Battle of Monterey

    Battle of Monterey
    To blockade Mexico Taylors troops invade the city and defeat General Pedro de Ampudia. This victory helps recruit troops back in the U.S.
  • Mexico City Surrendered

    Mexico City Surrendered
    U.S. conquers Mexico City
  • Treaty of Guadelupe Hidalgo

    Treaty of Guadelupe Hidalgo
    Trist and Negotiators agree to the Treaty of Guadelupe Hidalgo and is hurriedly moved to Washington