christopher columbus is italian explorer for spain he was looking for a faster and safer route to asia HE landad on san salvador in ameriaca in October 1492
hes from jamacia they firts european to explore the texas coast (gulf of mexico)
his from cuba they aztec viewed cortes and grew as goods because of horses firearms and metal armor and the aztecs also possessed wealth in gold and silver. this was sent back to spain and made spain very rich .
the famos frech explered (froom france)1648 arrved arnived in texas matangarda bay texas coast 167-45 survivors of the originat 400 left for canada and had explored the length of the mississippiriver and establish a conoly at the ounth of mississippi river.
the boats got caught in a hurricane and cabeza de vaca and several rnen were shipwrecked on galveston island. the karankawas gulf indians gave tham food and shelter .and many
they found the garnd canyon the pacific ocean and explored all the way into present day kansas but never found the city of gold since there was no glod in texas the spanish ignored texas until another country took interest in the area in 1684