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Gadsden Purchase


The Gadsden Purchase is a 29,670-square-mile (76,800 km<sup>2</sup>) region of present- day southern Arizona and southwestern New Mexico that was purchased by the ...

Gadsden Purchase, 1853–1854 - Office of the Historian


The Gadsden Purchase, or Treaty, was an agreement between the United States and Mexico, finalized in 1854, in which the United States agreed to pay Mexico ...

The Gadsden Purchase | History Today


It was the Gadsden Purchase that settled the main boundaries of the United States of America (though Alaska was added in 1867).

Avalon Project - Gadsden Purchase Treaty : December 30, 1853


BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION. WHEREAS a treaty between the United States of America and the Mexican ...

Gadsden Purchase - Mesilla


The Gadsden Purchase. In 1846, President Polk declared war on Mexico and sent troops to New Mexico and California under General Kearny. This began the  ...

The Gadsden Purchase Was Signed in Mexico City


The Gadsden Purchase Was Signed in Mexico City December 30, 1853. Meeting in Mexico City on December 30, 1853, James Gadsden, U.S. Minister to ...

Gadsden Purchase | United States-Mexican history | Britannica.com


Gadsden Purchase, also called Treaty of La Mesilla, (Dec. 30, 1853), transaction that followed the conquest of much of northern Mexico by the United States in ...

Gadsden Purchase - Annenberg Learner


The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo had described the U.S.-Mexico boundary vaguely, and following the Mexican-American War, the United States and Mexico  ...

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This railroad was never actually built, but the territory acquired through the Gadsden Purchase remains undoubtedly one of the most critical additions to the  ...

Gadsden Purchase Treaty


Gadsden Purchase Treaty as first negotiated, (in English and Spanish), ... signed by American ambassador to Mexico James Gadsden on December 30, 1853.

Gadsden Purchase
a tract of 45,535 sq. mi. (117,935 sq. km), now contained in New Mexico and Arizona, purchased for $10,000,000 from Mexico in 1853, the treaty being negotiated by James Gadsden.
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