In October 1492 Christopher Columbus a Italian explorer was looking for a faster route to Asia and landed at San Salvador in America.
Hmm this place is nice.
In 1519 Pineda was the first European to map the Texas coast
There we go this coast is now in my map.
You guys must be gods how do you have that metal on your body
Cortes came to America from Cuba in 1519.When he got here the Aztec viewed him as a god cause what they had.Later Cortes took the Aztecs gold and made Spain rich
Can we stay with you we have no where to sleep and live.
Cabaza came in 1528 from mexico and shipwrecked on Galveston island. The karankawas let them in and gave them food and shelter.
No guys we were wrong this is not the city of gold.
In 1540 Coronado and over 1000 men came trying to find the city of gold.They never found it but they did find a adobe village that looked like a city of gold.They also found the grand canyon the pacific ocean,and Kansas.After that Spain ignored Texas for 100 years,cause they never found the city of gold.
La salle in 1685 arived in matagorda bay and went to Canada and left his men,while he was gone his men got attacked by Indians. When he came back he was killed by his own men, there were only 7 survivors out of 400 men.
Please don't hurt me I have a family.
We must get payback on him for leaving us behind.