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Closing of the Frontier/ Mahan published The Influence of Sea Powers

1890

details role of Sea Power- written by Alfred Thayer Mahan

Planters stage revolt against native rule in Hawaii

1893

McKinley Tariff increased prices on foreign sugar

Cleveland resolves Venezuelan border dispute

1895

Schamburgk River- river disputed over

Genreal Valerino Weyler

1897

dictator, placed Cubans in concentration camps

Spanish-American War

1898

Between Spain and the U.S. over the U.S. interring in the Cuban War

Boxer Rebellion

1898 - 1910

Anti-foreign, anti-christian

Senate Ratifies Treaty of Versailles, annes the Philipines

1899 - 1902

U.S. annexed the Philippines

Platt Admendment

1901

Amendment to a joint resolution the United States Congress -withdrawl of troops from Cuba

Roosevelt Corollary to the Monroe Doctrine

1904

stated U.S. would interfere between conflicts with Europe and Latin America

Russo- Japanese War

1904

grew out of rival between Russian and Japanese Empires over Manchuria and Korea

Great White Fleet sails around the world as a show of U.S. power

1907 - 1909

popular nickname for the U.S. navy- went around the globe

Panama Canal Completed

1914

48 mile Canal connecting the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans