mexican war :
- n after disputes over Texas lands that were settled by Mexicans the United States declared war on Mexico in 1846 and by treaty in 1848 took Texas and California and Arizona and New Mexico and Nevada and Utah and part of Colorado and paid Mexico $15,000,000
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- Pittsburgh council rejects expansion of Mexican War Streets historic district
By Bob Bauder, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review North Side residents who chafed at the proposed expansion of the Mexican War Streets historic district praised City Council’s decision to reject the measure Wednesday. ...
June 19, 2013 - The Mckeesport Daily News
- Several cars stolen from North Side neighborhood, one involved in hit-and-run
Residents of a local neighborhood are on edge in the wake of recent car thefts. The thefts have occurred in the Mexican War Streets on the North Side, and have resulted in damage to several cars. Kevin Boardman’s car was stolen last Monday and later found in Manchester with “CK” written all over the driver’s side door and steering wheel. Boardman said to top it off, a screwdriver was used to pop ...
June 19, 2013 - WPXI Pittsburgh
- Mexican War Streets proposal sparks heated Pittsburgh debate
North Side residents squared off Monday night during a contentious hearing over a proposal to expand the Mexican War Streets.
June 18, 2013 - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette