Category: U.S. History from Leif to Barack

juan rodriguez cabrillo

The Explorers: Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo

Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo is the twelfth figure in the exploration of North America by non-indigenous people. This was a continuing effort to map and explore the continent and advance the economic interests of said non-indigenous peoples of North America. It spanned centuries, and consisted of efforts by numerous people and...

francisco pizarro

The Explorers: Francisco Pizarro

Francisco Pizarro is the eleventh figure in the exploration of North America by non-indigenous people. This was a continuing effort to map and explore the continent and advance the economic interests of said non-indigenous peoples of North America. It spanned centuries, and consisted of efforts by numerous people and expeditions...

giovanni da verrazzano

The Explorers: Giovanni Da Verrazzano

Giovanni Da Verrazzano is the ninth figure in the exploration of North America by non-indigenous people. This was a continuing effort to map and explore the continent and advance the economic interests of said non-indigenous peoples of North America. It spanned centuries, and consisted of efforts by numerous people and...

ferdinand magellan

The Explorers: Ferdinand Magellan

Ferdinand Magellan is the eighth figure in the exploration of North America by non-indigenous people. This was a continuing effort to map and explore the continent and advance the economic interests of said non-indigenous peoples of North America. It spanned centuries, and consisted of efforts by numerous people and expeditions...

hernan cortes

The Explorers: Hernan Cortes

Hernan Cortes is the seventh figure in the exploration of North America by non-indigenous people. This was a continuing effort to map and explore the continent and advance the economic interests of said non-indigenous peoples of North America. It spanned centuries, and consisted of efforts by numerous people and expeditions...

ponce de leon

The Explorers: Juan Ponce De Leon

Juan Ponce De Leon is the sixth figure in the exploration of North America by non-indigenous people. This was a continuing effort to map and explore the continent and advance the economic interests of said non-indigenous peoples of North America. It spanned centuries, and consisted of efforts by numerous people...

vasco nunez de balboa

The Explorers: Vasco Nunez De Balboa

Vasco Nunez De Balboa is the fifth figure in the exploration of North America by non-indigenous people. This was a continuing effort to map and explore the continent and advance the economic interests of said non-indigenous peoples of North America. It spanned centuries, and consisted of efforts by numerous people...

amerigo vespucci

The Explorers: Amerigo Vespucci

Amerigo Vespucci is the fourth figure in the exploration of North America by non-indigenous people. This was a continuing effort to map and explore the continent and advance the economic interests of said non-indigenous peoples of North America. It spanned centuries, and consisted of efforts by numerous people and expeditions...