The Spanish–American War was a conflict fought between Spain and the United States in 1898 ...... Ambassador to the United Kingdom), writing from London to his friend Theodore Roosevelt, decla...
On April 21, 1898, the United States declared war against Spain. It would ... Their
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Statesman John Hay, then United States ambassador to Great Britain, wrote a letter to his friend, Teddy Roosevelt, in 1898, calling the just-ended ...
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Secretary of State John Hay called it a "
He is also renowned for his comment, written in a letter to President Theodore
Roosevelt, describing the Spanish American War as a "
The First U.S. Volunteer Cavalry (the "Rough Riders"), under Colonel Leonard Wood (center) and Lieutenant Colonel Theodore Roosevelt (right), drills in San ...
Based on a design by VPG first-timer Javier Garcia de Gabiola, Cuba:
It is June 12th, 1898 and the US Marines have recently landed at Guantanamo Bay, at the eastern end of Cuba. They wear garrison caps while the Cuban ...