Spanish-American War Outcomes
Puerto Rico & Guam
Cuba
Philippines <ul><li>Denied entry to Manila when the Spanish surrendered </li></ul><ul><li>Philippine-American War 1899-190...
Philippines <ul><li>US impact on islands:  </li></ul><ul><li>Catholicism not the national religion </li></ul><ul><li>Intro...
 
<ul><li>Enjoyed years of isolationism for hundreds of years </li></ul><ul><li>U.S. stopped off on way to Pacific islands <...
<ul><li>Queen : “Hawaii for Hawaiians” </li></ul><ul><li>- started a revolution </li></ul><ul><li>Monarchy was overtaken b...
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Spanish american war outcomes

  1. 1. Spanish-American War Outcomes
  2. 2. Puerto Rico & Guam
  3. 3. Cuba
  4. 4. Philippines <ul><li>Denied entry to Manila when the Spanish surrendered </li></ul><ul><li>Philippine-American War 1899-1902 </li></ul>
  5. 5. Philippines <ul><li>US impact on islands: </li></ul><ul><li>Catholicism not the national religion </li></ul><ul><li>Introduction of English as primary language </li></ul><ul><li>1916: promised autonomy & eventual sovereignty </li></ul><ul><li>1934: autonomous & sovereign </li></ul><ul><li>1946: complete independence </li></ul>
  6. 7. <ul><li>Enjoyed years of isolationism for hundreds of years </li></ul><ul><li>U.S. stopped off on way to Pacific islands </li></ul><ul><li>U.S. – whaling, sugar plantations, missionaries </li></ul><ul><li>1852 – 95% Hawaiian </li></ul><ul><li>1872 Hawaiian minority on own land </li></ul><ul><li>1900 – 75% Asian – 15 % Hawaiian </li></ul><ul><li>1940 – 40% Caucasian – 20% Hawaiian </li></ul><ul><li>Plantation owners wanted stronger ties to U.S. </li></ul>Hawaii
  7. 8. <ul><li>Queen : “Hawaii for Hawaiians” </li></ul><ul><li>- started a revolution </li></ul><ul><li>Monarchy was overtaken by plantation owners </li></ul><ul><li>“ If didn’t take it now, would never get it” </li></ul><ul><li>- Kingdom to Republic </li></ul><ul><li>- asked for annexation in 1893 </li></ul><ul><li>- to territory (1898) </li></ul><ul><li>- to state in 1959 </li></ul><ul><li>STILL A MINORITY NOW – ASIAN RESIDENTS, CAUCASIAN TOURISTS </li></ul>Hawaii
  8. 9. United States’ Empire

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