On April 25, 1898 the United States declared war on Spain following the sinking of the USS Maine in Havana harbor. The short war ended 109 day later on December 10,1898 with the signing of the Treaty of Paris. The war marked a turning point in history as this four month conflagration transformed the United States from a developing nation into a global power. At the conclusion the United States had acquired the Philippines, Guam, and Puerto Rico, that would lead the United States into the Philippine Insurrection the following year.
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