Event Summary

Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo ends the war with Mexico

Date

February 1848

Description

Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo ends the war with Mexico and gives the US, besides the present New Mexico, Utah, Arizona and Colorado, what is now California and another 1000 miles of Pacific Ocean frontage: US is now significant Pacific presence

Timeline 1

Early Maritime Republic, 1815-1865

Record ID

1080