Argentina, Brazil and Chile arbitrate between U.S. and Mexico

(52 words)
  • Editors

Historical Context Note

Argentina, Brazil and Chile met in Niagara Falls, Canada, to mediate and prevent war between the United States and Mexico. The two countries had experienced increasing tensions after the Tampico Affair and the United States' occupation of Veracruz. Frederick William Lehmann and Joseph Rucker Lamar represented the U.S. at the conference.

Please log in to consult the article in its entirety. If you are not a subscriber, please click here to read about membership. All our articles have been written recently by experts in their field, more than 95% of them university professors.

Citation:
Editors. "Argentina, Brazil and Chile arbitrate between U.S. and Mexico". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=12181, accessed 28 July 2014.]