unit 3: western expansion (Annexation of texas (Annex- incorporate a…
unit 3: western expansion
Annexation of texas
Annex- incorporate a territory into an existing political country.
Mexican- American war 1846 - 1848
Angry about the annexation of Texas, Mexico would attack american troops along the Rio Grande.
Mexican American war
Treaty of guadalupe-Hidalgo 1848
system of trading that brought slaves to the american colonies exchange for goods.
who protects the workers
texfile workers - mostly children aged 13-16 - made 27 cents an hour
in 1899 a woman made an average of 267 a year - average of man made 500
president james polk