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Where is Uncle Sam?

For each location please provide the following information. Clicking on a location will open the spot up in Google Maps. Please type your responses. Feel free to refer to chapter 10 in your textbook as well as online resources to complete this assignment.

location 1
location 2
location 3
location 4

1. What is the name of the location given?

 

2. Why was this location valuable to the United States at the end of the 19th century? Think in terms of economic, military and political reasons.

 

3. What steps did the United States take to "colonize" this location?

 

4. What was the immediate outcome for the location and population?