Texas Annexation

good or bad?

What is the signifigance of Texas being Annexed to the U.S.?

1. Issues with slavery

2. War with Mexico

3. Manifest Destiny

Texas Boundries

The Anglo Texan says how Mexico believes that the Texas boarder is the Nueces River but the Texans say its the Rio Grande River. This will cause problems but they have the U.S. behind them.

Issues With Slavery

The Free Black Texan says the he didn't want the annexation of Texas for many reasons.

1. He believes he wouldn't be free anymore

2. He would loose his land

3. Lastly he would loose his indivisual rights as a Texan