Christopher Columbus (1492)- started Spanish exploration in North America
I found a new world with something called Indians.
Conez (1521)- Year he Conquered the Aztecs
I will be an amazing govermer of New Spain
Pineda (1519)- Year TX History began- the year he mapped our coast
This is amazing, the New World is huge
He disovered the West Indies, and he opened up the New World to Europe
Cabeza de Vaca (1528-1536)- years he was stranded in North America
Someone help me!!!
His purpose for exploring was to get Gold, Glory, and God for Spain. He conquered the Aztecs and became the first governor of New Spain. He also inspired others to explore more territory of North America.
Coronado( 1540-1542)- Years he explored the Great Plains
I can't find the cities of gold
The govemer of Jamaico ordered Pineda to explore this new area in order to find a route to the Pacific. The 1st to observe and map the Texas Coast.
La Salle (1685-1687)- Years Ford St. Louis was in Texas
Have you found it yet
He was known for the shipwreck which was an accident, he was looking for Gold in FL, Norvaez was killed. He met the Karwankawas , he was the 1st Texas explorer, 1st surgeon, 1st author with Relacion. He also told tales about cities of gold which led to more exploration.
He was know for exploring the Panhandle while looking for the cities of gold. He found no gold and he told about Buffalo, villagaes, and TX land in the panhandle.
He was French that's why the Spanish got more serious about settling in TX and not just exploring it and more paranaid. He was looking for the Mississippi river and claimed TX for the French for four years. He was also murdered by his own crew.