American History Week 12

1830's-1850's Slavery, Displacement of Native Americans Transportation-Federal Involvement Annexation of Republic of Texas Oregon Territory from Great Britain, Mexican Cessation

1830's

Trail of tears: the Cherokee are forced westward

1830

The cotton gin expands slavery in the south

1830

Remember the Alamo

1835 - 1836

Texas fights for independence from Mexico

1840's

European Immigration to America

1840 - 1940

Mexican-American War

1846 - 1848

The California Gold Rush

1849