American Studies project!

  • Nov 13, 1492

    Columbus Encountered the New World for the first time

  • Mar 25, 1534

    Jacque Cartier sailed the St. Lawrence

  • Aug 12, 1538

    Hernando De Soto's expedition of the Southeast

    Died after got ill with a fever and was buried in the great river
  • Mar 3, 1543

    Coronado's expedition from Mexico to Kansas

  • Dec 4, 1565

    Spanish estabish St. Augustine, Florida

  • Attempted Roanoke Colony

  • Juan De Onate Founded Santa Fe

  • Samuel De Champlain founded Quebec

  • Jamestown, Virginia founded

  • John Rolfe introduced tobacco to Virginia

  • First African slaves arrived in Virgina

  • Plymouth, Massachusetts Founded

  • Pennsylvania Colony founded

  • Period: to

    Beaver Wars

  • French began fur trade with Indians

  • South Carolina colony founded

  • Marquette and Joliet sailed down the Mississippi

  • The Pueblo Revolt

  • Georgia Colony founded