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Chapter 13 Vocab KL
|A mountain man who searched for a path through the Rocky Mountains.
|Men who are fur trappers and explorers and finding the best routes through the Rockies.
|A famous mountain man.
|People who bought large plots of land and sold little parts for a profit.
|A traveling route from Missouri to Santa Fe.
|Santa Fe Trail
|A popular traveling route from Missouri to the Oregon territory.
|A religious group that traveled to Utah for religious freedom.
|The next Mormon leader after Joesph Smith.
|The man who started the Texas colony.
|People with Spanish heritage that consider Texas their home.
|A Mexican president who was a general.
|Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna
|The leader of the Texas army.
|The man leading the defenders at the Alamo.
|A leader of a band of 25 Tejanos.
|The battle were Texans defended a Spanish mission but lost.
|Battle of the Alamo
|The Republic of Texas's nickname.
|Lone Star Republic
|The 11th president that supported expanding the country.
|James K. Polk
|The suggestion that is U.S. will acquire the whole continent.
|The U.S. general that protected the Rio Grande.
|A rebellion of Americans against the Mexican rule of California.
|Bear Flag Revolt
|The general that captured Mexico City.
|The treaty that ended the Mexican war and gave the U.S. a large piece of land.
|Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo
|A vast region of Mexico that was given to the U.S. in the treaty of G.H.
|Someone who went to California in search of gold.
|Settlers of California with Mexican or Spanish descent.
|A Californio that owned 250,000 acres of land.
|A Swiss immagrant that pretended to be French and received land in California from Mexico.
|A carpenter that Sutter hired to build a mill. Instead he found gold.
|A mass movement to California in search for gold.
|California gold rush