U.S. Imperialism

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U.S. Imperialism by Mind Map: U.S. Imperialism

1. Westward Expansion

1.1. First Imperialism that was controlled by Native Americans

1.2. 1607

1.2.1. end of 1800s

1.2.1.1. Indian Wars

1.2.1.1.1. Natives on reservations

2. Alaska

2.1. 1867

2.2. purchased by Russia

2.2.1. Sewar's Folly

2.3. Natural resources

2.3.1. oil

2.3.1.1. land

2.3.1.1.1. GOLD

3. Hawaii

3.1. U.S. had foothold

3.1.1. Queen Liliuokalani

3.1.2. Planters vs, Queen

3.1.2.1. Annexation

3.1.2.2. Marines stormed beaches

3.1.2.2.1. Without presidential approval

3.1.2.3. 1898 Navel base ANNEXED

4. Spanish American War

4.1. Over Cuba

4.1.1. 1898

4.1.2. Cuba wanted Independece from spain

4.1.3. U.S. won

4.1.4. U.S. has possession of Cuba

5. Panama Canal

5.1. get from ocean faster

5.1.1. militarty

5.2. French tried to build one but failed

5.2.1. 1903-1914

5.2.2. overcomes hardships

5.2.3. U.S. creates revolution for panama

5.2.3.1. separate from Colombia