Texas Annexed By The U.S.

BY: Landon Holder

Manifest Destiny: what is this?

Manifest Destiny is the belief that the U.S. should be all of North America. They would do this by fighting for the land. This was present during the annexation of Texas.

What is the significance of the Texas Annexation

Free Black Texan point of view

From his point of view the Annexation means the loss of his rights and freedom due to Manifest Destiny. Also, he believes that Manifest Destiny means more slavery in the U.S.

American Point Of View

From the American's point of view the annexation of Texas means that Manifest Destiny is a lot closer. Other Americans believe that the annexation of Texas could mean war with Mexico.

Tejano's point of veiw

From his point of view the annexation of Texas means that the Tejano have to choose between loyalty or where they live.

Anglo Texan Point of View

From his point of view the annexation of Texas could cause some problems because of the border dispute. Mexico thinks that the border is the Nueces river but Texas says that the Rio Grande is the border. dye to this dispute it could cause a war with Mexico.