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Chapter 7:  Conflicts of Empire Section 2:  Disputes with the United States
Bellwork <ul><li>Pretend you and a neighbor, with whom you are friends, have a disagreement over who owns the land between...
The Growing U.S. Threat <ul><li>1775:  The thirteen colonies begin a fight for independence from the British </li></ul>
The Growing U.S. Threat <ul><li>Spain joins the fight against the British </li></ul>
The Growing U.S. Threat <ul><li>Bernardo de Gálvez, Spanish governor of Louisiana won several victories against the Britis...
The Growing U.S. Threat <ul><li>1783:  U.S. gains its independence </li></ul><ul><li>Republic —government in which the vot...
The Growing U.S. Threat <ul><li>U.S. Settlers pushed to the Mississippi River, some even crossed into New Spain </li></ul>
The Growing U.S. Threat <ul><li>1800:  France forces Spain to return Louisiana </li></ul><ul><li>Spain allowed some Americ...
The Growing U.S. Threat <ul><li>1803:  Louisiana Purchase—agreement that nearly doubled the size of the United States </li...
Page from the Louisiana Purchase Treaty Louisiana commemorative state quarter
Border Dispute in Texas <ul><li>Spanish become worry because they are now bordered by the U.S. </li></ul><ul><li>U.S. grow...
United States of America As a friend of Spain Spain joins the fight against Great Britain during the American Revolution A...
Border Dispute in Texas <ul><li>Some US officials claim Rio Grande is western boundary </li></ul><ul><li>Spain claims that...
Border Dispute in Texas <ul><li>1806:  Spanish LTC Simón de Herrera and US Gen. James Wilkinson meet </li></ul><ul><li>Rea...
Border Dispute in Texas <ul><li>The disputed area between Texas & Louisiana known as a  Neutral Ground  separated the U.S....
Border Dispute in Texas <ul><li>1819:  US and Spain sign the Adams-Onís Treaty:  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>US gives up all cla...
 
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  1. 1. Chapter 7: Conflicts of Empire Section 2: Disputes with the United States
  2. 2. Bellwork <ul><li>Pretend you and a neighbor, with whom you are friends, have a disagreement over who owns the land between your two homes. How might you resolve this dispute? </li></ul>
  3. 3. The Growing U.S. Threat <ul><li>1775: The thirteen colonies begin a fight for independence from the British </li></ul>
  4. 4. The Growing U.S. Threat <ul><li>Spain joins the fight against the British </li></ul>
  5. 5. The Growing U.S. Threat <ul><li>Bernardo de Gálvez, Spanish governor of Louisiana won several victories against the British </li></ul>Bernardo de Gálvez
  6. 6. The Growing U.S. Threat <ul><li>1783: U.S. gains its independence </li></ul><ul><li>Republic —government in which the voters elect officials to represent them </li></ul>
  7. 7. The Growing U.S. Threat <ul><li>U.S. Settlers pushed to the Mississippi River, some even crossed into New Spain </li></ul>
  8. 8. The Growing U.S. Threat <ul><li>1800: France forces Spain to return Louisiana </li></ul><ul><li>Spain allowed some Americans to move to Texas in order to boost the population there. </li></ul>
  9. 9. The Growing U.S. Threat <ul><li>1803: Louisiana Purchase—agreement that nearly doubled the size of the United States </li></ul>
  10. 10. Page from the Louisiana Purchase Treaty Louisiana commemorative state quarter
  11. 11. Border Dispute in Texas <ul><li>Spanish become worry because they are now bordered by the U.S. </li></ul><ul><li>U.S. growth a threat to Spanish control of Texas and Louisiana </li></ul>
  12. 12. United States of America As a friend of Spain Spain joins the fight against Great Britain during the American Revolution As a threat to Spain Growth of the U.S. is a threat to Spanish control of Texas and Louisiana
  13. 13. Border Dispute in Texas <ul><li>Some US officials claim Rio Grande is western boundary </li></ul><ul><li>Spain claims that it is at least the Arroyo Hondo </li></ul>
  14. 14. Border Dispute in Texas <ul><li>1806: Spanish LTC Simón de Herrera and US Gen. James Wilkinson meet </li></ul><ul><li>Reach a temporary solution </li></ul>
  15. 15. Border Dispute in Texas <ul><li>The disputed area between Texas & Louisiana known as a Neutral Ground separated the U.S. from Texas </li></ul><ul><li>Diplomats —officials that represent countries in foreign affairs </li></ul>
  16. 16. Border Dispute in Texas <ul><li>1819: US and Spain sign the Adams-Onís Treaty: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>US gives up all claims to Texas </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>U.S. gains the Neutral Ground and Florida </li></ul></ul>
  17. 18. Dispute Temporary Solution Permanent Solution

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