April 11, 1898: Message Regarding Cuban Civil War

President William McKinley delivered the following message on April 11, 1898. To the Congress of the United States: Obedient to that precept of the Constitution which commands the President to give from time to time to the congress information of the state of Union and to recommend to their consideration such measures as shall be … Continue reading April 11, 1898: Message Regarding Cuban Civil War

The Spanish-American War, 1898

The following is article is part of the United States Department of State's "Milestones in the History of U.S. Foreign Relations" series. It is reproduced here under the public domain. The Spanish-American War of 1898 ended Spain’s colonial empire in the Western Hemisphere and secured the position of the United States as a Pacific power. … Continue reading The Spanish-American War, 1898