Timeline of the Spanish-American War

Rough Timeline of the Spanish-American War

W. A. Rogers. “The Battle of Desmayo – The Cuban Balaklava.” In: Harper’s Pictorial History of the War with Spain. Vol. 1. New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1899. NYPL, United States History, Local History and Genealogy Division

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Spanish Uniforms

Rough Timeline

1890’s Spanish-Cuban Tensions

1895-1897 The Rise of American Anger


Feb. Explosion of the USS Maine

Apr US Declares War

May The Philippines

July-Aug. Ground War in Cuba

Aug.-Dec. Treaty of Paris

1899 Effects of the Treaty of Paris

New Map of Cuba, Porto Rico and the Philippines revised to date.”
Supplement to the Brooklyn Daily Eagle, May 8, 1898. NYPL, Map Division

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