We Won The War

The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo

What is Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo?

It was a treaty between Mexico and the United States that ended the war between the 2 countries. The treaty was signed on 2 February 1848. After the treaty the United States gained 500,000 square miles of territory.

The Provision Of Guadalupe Hildalgo

The Stated The Following:

  • boundaries of the United States extended by over 525,000 square miles
  • established the Rio Grande as the border between the two countries
  • Mexico received fifteen million dollars in return for the territory
  • U.S. agreed to adopt claims from private citizens of these areas against the Mexican

Project Belongs To:

  • Lillie Meade
  • Gabe Cummings
  • Jacob Carr
  • Chris Castillo