The Spanish American War (1898) was a conflict between the Kingdom of Spain and the United States. It involved actions in Cuba, Puerto Rico, Philippine Islands, and Guam as well as political actions in many other locations.
The clothing regulations in effect for enlisted navy personnel at the time of the war.
The role of the Merchant Marine in bringing troops and supplies to support the invasions of the Philippines and Cuba.
Illustrated account of the war and its causes.
Companion website for the PBS documentary "Crucible of Empire."
First-hand account of Black Sergeant Major Frank Pullen concerning the actions at El Caney and Santiago.
A listing of American military men who received the Medal of Honor as a result of service in the Spanish American War. Includes dates of action and reasons for receiving the medal for each recipient.
Database of Spanish American War veterans from Mercer County, Pennsylvania.
An account of the role of the Michigan National Guard in the war.
Searchable rosters and histories of Pennsylvania Spanish American War soldiers.
U.S. National Archives site providing information on the wartime records available the Archives.
The muster roll of the unit taken from a monument in Irvine Regional Park, City of Orange, California.
Covers all aspects of the war, such as battles, people, and the home front. Music, medicine, weapons, genealogy, veterans, Theodore Roosevelt, Cruiser Olympia, and Manila Bay Santiago.
The Rootsweb genealogy mailing list.
Addresses the importance of the war to the early film industry.
The diary of a member of the 10th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantryman.
Theodore Roosevelt's own account of the First United States Volunteer Cavalry
Detailed account of the sinking of the Maine, the press reaction in the US and the war which followed.
Library of Congress site providing information on motion pictures of the Spanish American War in its holdings.
An online presentation with sections on Cuba, the Philippines, Puerto Rico, and Spain, from the Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress. Overviews, chronologies, the war in literature.
The text of the peace treaty that ended the Spanish American War.
Information on the war service of cadets from the Virginia Polytechnic and State University (Virginia Tech.).
Provides history of the Reed Commission of 1898-1901. Twelve Chapters with bibliography.
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