Name: _______________KEY__________________________ Period: ________
Westward Expansion of the United States Webster-Ashburton Treaty (from England 1842)
Ceded by England (1818)
Original 13 Colonies
Florida Cession (from Spain 1819)
From England, Treaty of Paris 1783
Texas Annexation (independent republic 1845)
Louisiana Purchase (from France 1803)
Gadsden Purchase (from Mexico 1853)
Mexican Cession (from Mexico 1848)
Oregon Country (from England 1846)
1. Label the United States according to how and when the different parts were acquired, using the map provided. Include all essential information (name of area, how it was gained, year).
2. Include the path of Lewis and Clark.
Now move on to the back!
Mapping the Growth of the United States During the 1800s
Approximately how much larger did the United States become as a result of the Louisiana Purchase?
The United States doubled in size as a result of the Louisiana Purchase.
Name any five modern states that were part of each of the territories below: (Use a political map if needed.)