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who established a large settlement in Texas
in what year was the Texas War for independence fought
General who tried to crush the rebellion in Texas
General Santa Anna
who fought and died in the Alamo
which battle did Houston lead and win
Battle of San Jacinto
first president of the "Lone Star Republic"
an expression of a people's sill by direct vote
who was appointed by the Methodists to establish a mission in the Oregon Territory
Presbyterian medical missionary that lead the "Great Migration"
Dr. Marcus Whitman
one of the first white women to journey west of the Rockies
what is the trail that lead to the Pacific Northwest
who won the election of 1844
slogan: "Fifty-four forty or fight"
James K. Polk
Texas was Annexed to the U.S.
boundary between U.S. and Canada from lake of the woods and to the Pacific Ocean.
who discovered the South Pass
who was nicknamed "Old Ruff and Ready"
what battle did Zackary Taylor win against overwhelming odds
Battle of Buena Vista
who discovered gold in California
in what year did the California gold rush take place
what were the gold seekers called
Methodist preacher that followed and preached at the gold rush
United States minister to Mexico in 1853
What country was one of the nations that laid claim to the Oregon territory
what style wagon was a primary form of transportation on the Oregon Trail
what treaty ended the Mexican War
Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo
A Becky Academy 11th grade history