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Headword Date Article Type
Columbus's expedition departs Palos, Spain 1492 Context Note
Florida claimed for Spain by Juan Ponce de Leon 1513 Context Note
Hernando Cortes leads an expedition to Mexico 1519 Context Note
Spain attempts unsuccessfully to colonise Florida 1521 Context Note
First European settlement in the present-day US 1526 Context Note
Cortes attempts to found a colony in Lower California 1533 Context Note
First European in California: Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo 1542 Context Note
First permanent European colony in the US established by the Spanish 1556 Context Note
Settlement established by the Spanish in Mobile Bay, Alabama 1559 Context Note
Ribault establishes a Huguenot colony in Florida 1562 Context Note
Fort Caroline established by the French in Florida 1564 Context Note
Spain eliminates French colonists in Florida and establishes St Augustine 1565 Context Note
Francis Drake discovers San Francisco Bay 1579 Context Note
Spain claims a portion of North America; it is called San Felipe del Nuevo Mexico 1581 Context Note
Raleigh colonizes Virginia 1584 Context Note
Roanoke Colony founded 1585 - 1590 Context Note
Second colony established by English settlers off the coast of the US 1587 Context Note
Mass American Indian baptism in Florida 1594 Context Note
Simon Ferdinando lands in Maine 1597 Context Note
Spanish settlement of what is now New Mexico begun by Juan de Onate 1598 Context Note

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