The Spanish–American War was a conflict fought between Spain and the United
States in 1898 ..... While McKinley urged patience and did not declare that Spain
had caused the explosion, the deat...
Dec 28, 2014 ... All significant fighting in the Spanish-American War took place in two locations.
These were Cuba, where the main fighting occurred, and the ...
Photographic History of the Spanish American War , p. 36. On April 25, 1898 the
United States declared war on Spain following the sinking of the ... November 25,
1897, although the news did not reach the island until January 1898 and a new ...
Instead, Spain declared war, and America quickly followed suit, moving
Commodore George Dewey .... The opening battle of the Spanish American War
took place in the Philippines. ... American troops did not arrive in large numbers
A short summary of 's The Spanish American War (1898-1901). ... as the Insular
Cases by the Supreme Court found, did not have full rights as American citizens.
The Spanish-American War of 1898 ended Spain's colonial empire in the ... that
other nations were intent on taking over the islands if the United States did not.
On April 21, 1898, the United States declared war against Spain. The causes of
the conflict were many, but the immediate ones were America's support of ...
After its defeat in the Spanish-American War of 1898, Spain ceded its ...
incapable of self-rule, and fear that if the United States did not take control of the
The Spanish-American War took place in 1898, and resulted in the United States
of America ... The Spanish government did not have the financial resources or the
.... When U.S. troops began to take the place of the Spanish in control of the ...
The Spanish-American War had its origins in the Cuban Revolution of 1895. ...
The major battles of the war took place in the Spanish colonies of the Philippine
... For the U.S., the acquisition of a large colonial empire did not come without ...