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Headword Date Article Type
Humboldt, Alexander von 1769 - 1859 P
Amazon explored by Francisco de Orellana 1542 T Note
Amerigo Vespucci explores parts of South America 1499 T Note
Captain Bering reaches Alaska 1740 T Note
Christopher Columbus discovers what will later be called “America” 1492 T
Columbus reaches the Bahamas 1492 T Note
Columbus' voyage of discovery financed by Ferdinand of Spain 1492 T Note
Columbus's expedition departs Palos, Spain 1492 T Note
Coronado explores the south-west of North America 1540 - 1542 T Note
Daniel Boone reaches Kentucky for the first time 1769 T Note
Expedition into North America by Hernando de Soto 1539 - 1543 T Note
Explorers Robert Peary and Matthew Henson reportedly reach the North Pole 1909 T Note
First voyage by French navigator, Samuel de Champlain to Canada 1603 - 1604 T Note
Francais Jacques Marquette explores the Mississippi 1673 T Note
Francis Drake discovers San Francisco Bay 1579 T Note
Francis Drake sees the Pacific 1573 T Note
Grand Canyon surveyed 1881 T Note
Gulf of Mexico explored by Cabeza de Vaca 1528 T Note
Henry Hudson enters Hudson’s Bay 1609 T Note
Henry Morton Stanley meets David Livingstone 1871 T Note

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