- The Spanish-American War was a conflict in 1823 to 1825 between Spain and the United States, along with numerous independence efforts in Spanish America. The war was primarily to gain the South and Central American states independence from what was called the "oppression of the Spanish."
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The timeline of events of the Spanish–American War covers major events leading up to, during, and concluding the Spanish–American War, a ten-week conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States of America. The conflict had its roots in the worsening socio-economic and military position of Spain after the Peninsular War, the growing confidence of the United States as a world power, a lengthy independence movement in Cuba and a nascent one in the Philippines, and strengthening ...
- April 25, 1898 – August 12, 1898, (3 months, 2 weeks and 4 days)
- Treaty of Paris, American victory, Protectorate over Cuba, Decline of the Spanish Empire, Generation of '98, Outbreak of the Philippine–American War
The Spanish–American War was the first U.S. war in which the motion picture camera played a role. The Library of Congress archives contain many films and film clips from the war.  In addition, a few feature films have been made about the war.
- April 21, 1898 – August 13, 1898, (3 months, 3 weeks and 2 days)
- American victoryTreaty of Paris of 1898Founding of the First Philippine Republic and beginning of the Philippine–American War
This is a timeline of events related to the Spanish American wars of independence. Numerous wars against Spanish rule in Spanish America took place during the early 19th century, from 1808 until 1829, directly related to the Napoleonic French invasion of Spain. The conflict started with short-lived governing juntas established in Chuquisaca and Quito opposing the composition of the Supreme Central Junta of Seville. When the Central Junta fell to the French, numerous new Juntas appeared all acros
The Spanish–American War was a war fought between Spain and the United States of America in 1898. The war was fought in part because many people wanted Cuba, one of the last parts of the Spanish Empire, to become independent. Many Americans also wanted their country to get a colonial empire.
During the Spanish–American War, the United States Army, United States Marine Corps, and United States Navy fought 30 significant battles against the Spanish Army and Spanish Navy. Of these, 27 occurred in the Caribbean theater and 3 in the Pacific theater. The Caribbean theater consisted of two campaigns—the Puerto Rican Campaign, which saw 10 battles, and the Cuban Campaign, which saw 17 battles—while the Pacific theater had one campaign—the Philippine Campaign, which saw two ...
The timeline of events of the Spanish–American War covers major events leading up to, during, and concluding the Spanish–American War, a ten-week conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States of America . The conflict had its roots in the worsening socio-economic and military position of Spain after the Peninsular War, the growing confidence of the United States as a world power, a lengthy independence movement in Cuba and a nascent one in the Philippines, and strengthening ...
The Mexican–American War, also known in the United States as the Mexican War and in Mexico as the Intervención Estadounidense en México (U.S. intervention in Mexico), was an armed conflict between the United States and Mexico from 1846 to 1848.
Spanish-American War The USS New York bombarding Spanish shore positions in Cuba, July 1, 1898. Detroit Publishing Company Photograph Collection/Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. In the Battle of Santiago in Cuba, U.S. forces complete their assault on San Juan Ridge by capturing its highest point, San Juan Hill.