This is a newspaper article from December 1898, when the Treaty of Paris was signed. The Treaty of Paris was a agreement made between Spain and the United States ending the war between them. ---- retrieved from - whenintime.com ---- @PaulOtto/#HIST152
A little-known Washington Treaty of 1900 that amended the 1898 Treaty of Paris will be among the documents the Philippine government will present at the hearing of the arbitral tribunal in The Hague on Nov. 23. http://yhoo.it/1N6jVCS
1898: the Spanish-American War...On April 25, 1898 the United States declared war on Spain following the sinking of the Battleship Maine in Havana harbor on February 15, 1898. The war ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris on December 10, 1898. As a result Spain lost its control over the remains of its overseas empire -- Cuba, Puerto Rico, the Philippines Islands, Guam, and other islands.
June 12, 1898 was the proclamation of the sovereignty and independence of the Philippines from #Spain's colonial rule. Spain was defeated at the mock Battle of Manila Bay during the Spanish-American War. Spain later ceded the Philippines to US in 1898 Treaty of Paris that ended the Spanish-American War. The US recognized Philippine independence on July 4, 1946 in the Treaty of Manila until August 4, 1964 when a law designated June 12 as the country’s Independence Day. #ProudToBePinoy
Treaty of Paris-This treaty was signed on 1783 ended the Revolutionary war. Some things that this treaty said were that if either side owed debts than you have to pay it back. The U.S. will stop taking away land from loyalists. It also said it will establish boundaries between the colonies and Great Britain. One of the other rules was to acknowledge the U.S. of being a free country.