Spanish-American War History

The Spanish-American War: Photos, history, and facts

Historical Facts about the Spanish-American War: Links presented by the Department of the Navy: History, Photographs; Ships; Important People

Spanish American War: A History

Spanish-American War: Facts, information, photographs

The Spanish American War, 1898

The Naval Battle of Santiago

1898-1998 Centennial of the Spanish-American War: Facts, information, photographs

Spanish-American War: Facts and information, photographs

Spanish American War in Motion Pictures: Features 68 motion pictures produced between 1898 and 1901 of the Spanish-American War and the subsequent Philippine Revolution.

William McKinley and the Spanish-American War: An informative site from Ohio State University

The World of 1898: Spanish American War: A history as presented by the Library of Congress

Yellow Fever and the Spanish-American War: Historical collection of facts and information; photographs


History of the Battleship Maine and Its Importance During the Spanish-American War Remember the Battleship Maine
Destruction of USS Maine Wikipedia: Battleship Maine
USS Maine Battleship Maine Letter

Biographies of People Important to the Spanish- American War American People of the Spanish American War

Important Photos of the Spanish-American War  
Spanish-American War Videos Videos of the Spanish American War

History of the Rough Riders during the Spanish-American War Teddy Roosevelt and the Rough Riders
Rough Riders and the Spanish-American War Teddy Roosevelt - 1998: The Rough Riders


Timelines Important to the History of the Spanish- American War Spanish American War Timeline
Timeline of the Spanish American War Chronology of the Spanish American War

The Importance of the 1898 Treaty of Paris in the History of the Spanish-American War The Treaty of Paris of 1783
Treaty of Paris 1898 Treaty of Paris-Historical Information



Spanish-American War: History and Facts

Interesting Facts about the History of the Spanish American War

*The war between the United States and Spain began on April 25, 1898, and was known as the Spanish American War.

*The war against Spain began several months after the sinking of the Battleship Maine on February 15, 1898, in Havana, Cuba.

*Commodore George Dewey sailed to the Philippines to attack Spain's Pacific fleet in the what was known as the Battle of Manila Bay on May 1, 1898.

*The 1st United States Volunteer Calvary Regiment became known as the Rough Riders. They were instrumental in obtaining victory at San Juan Hill.

*The Battle of San Juan Hill, also known as the Battle of San Juan Heights, was the most important battle of the Spanish American War as the war ended in the victory for America after this battle.

*When Spain was defeated in the Spanish-American War, it lost Cuba, Puerto Rico, Guam, and The Philippine Islands.



American History Calendar

American History Calendar: A calendar site showing American history in a unique way: through a user-friendly web calendar. Birthdays of important people in American history and important events in American history can be viewed; interactive - browse through it and display details on a specific person or event. A printer friendly version of the calendar is also available.


American History Museum

Smithsonian National Museum of American History Search Engine: Discover history through objects, photographs, interactive timelines: Complete archived collections - excellent!


The History Channel

The History Channel: Each month the History Channel takes new explorations into the past and puts them on display for you, utilizing state-of-the-art interactive technology; listen to speeches drawn from the most famous broadcasts and recordings of the Twentieth Century. The History Channel Time Machine brings you to a different speech every day; trivia quiz; fact of the day; games.


U.S. History Images

U.S. History Images: What better way to learn about and appreciate the history of the United States than through viewing the illustrations of artists from the last century and a half! The images are all in the public domain and are free for anyone to use in any way after viewing the Terms of Use. This website is a work in progress and new images are always being added. Present topics for images include: Life in the Colonies, Colonial Patriots, Native Americans, Native American Culture, The Age of Exploration, and Explorers


Educational American History Powerpoints

Educational American History Videos

Reference Sites to Help in Your Research

American Memory Learning Page of the Library of Congress: Historical collections of photographs, documents, motion pictures, and sound recordings about American culture and history - SEARCHABLE by keyword

Biographies of Famous People Both Past and Present: - SEARCHABLE by keyword

The Biographic Dictionary: Covers more than 33,000 notable men and women who have shaped our world from ancient times to the present day- SEARCHABLE by keyword

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Information Please: On-Line Dictionary; Encyclopedia; Almanac, and MORE

Who2: Find famous people biographies fast! This site also lists links to more information about each person. - SEARCHABLE by keyword



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