"From Atlantic to Pacific, isn't Manifest Destiny...."
Based on Chapters 11 and 12 of the TextbookClass NotesClass ActivitiesKey Content
John O'Sullivan- "Manifest Destiny
Annexation of Texas
http://www.learner.org/interactives/historymap/states.html -Map of US Expansion
- Mexican Cession
- Gadsden Purchase"54 , 40 or Fight!"
- The Homestead Act
- The Pacific Railway Act
- The Transcontinental Railroad Railroad Map
- The Exodusters- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jqXMXboaVwI ; http://www.pbs.org/weta/thewest/program/episodes/seven/theexodust.htm ; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q5vYbFL7OHI
Online Resourceshttp://www.pbs.org/kera/usmexicanwar/prelude/md_introduction.html- The Mexican War on PBS
Why did the American Government support U.S. Expansion?
How did the United States expand?
What sectional issues developed over Manifest Destiny?
Last Modified on February 2, 2021