Western Expantion

Events

Louisiana Purchase

1803

Lewis and Clark Expedition

1804 - 1806

Manifest Destiny

1812 - 1860

Andrew Jackson invades Florida

1818

Oregon's claimed by four nations

1819

United States gains Florida

1819

Americans came to Texas

1827

Texas war for independence

1830 - 1836

The Texans Rebel

1833

The Alamo

1836

Texas wins independence

1836

Pioneers started moving towards Oregon

1843

Texas

1845

Mexican American War

1846 - 1848

Oregon

1846

Oregon Treaty

June 15, 1846

Mexico City was captured

1847

Mexican Cession

1848

California gold rush

1849

Gadsden Purchase

1853