I must go back to and inform everyone about this city of gold!
In 1521, Cortes defeated the Aztecs and is off to join the expedition to Cuba. He claims Mexico as part of Spain.
Where is the city of gold!
Pineda is ordered to find o route to the Pacific, in 1519.He failed, but he was the first to ever explore and map the Gulf Coast of Texas.
I have found India!
Don't do this!
Cabesa De Vaca was left with the Karankawas after a shipwreck, during the years of 1528-1536. They explored in the Mountains and Basin region, where they found adobe houses, but believed was a city of gold.
Coronado traveled to find the city of gold from 1540-1542. The city of gold ended up just being Adobe houses, but he discovered the "Sea of Grass".
My Pueblo is made out of Adobe!
In 1492, Columbus was looking for a faster way to get to India, but he ended up in the Americas. He assumed the people there were Indians and was hoping to negotiate. This let other people know that there is a "new world".
During the years of 1685-1687, La Salle and his crew went on a journey,to the Mississippi River, but they got lost and were dying in various ways. His crew was furious and ended up murdering La Salle.