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Primary Sources: Wars & Conflicts

Spanish-American War

The Spanish–American War (April 21 – August 13, 1898) was a period of armed conflict between Spain and the United States. Hostilities began in the aftermath of the internal explosion of the USS Maine in Havana Harbor in Cuba, leading to United States intervention in the Cuban War of Independence. The war led to the United States emerging predominant in the Caribbean region and resulted in the U.S. acquisition of Spain's Pacific possessions. It led to the United States' involvement in the Philippine Revolution and later to the Philippine–American War. Wikipedia

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