Hispanic American Heritage Month
Hispanic American Heritage Month stretches from September 15th to October 15th. Follow explorers, activists, politicians, artists, and more through U.S. history.
How did Spanish-speaking explorers and colonists first relate to North America? Maps from the 15th through 17th centuries record what cartographers thought were the continent's most important features. FIND OUT MORE »
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In 1821, Anglo settlers migrated to Texas en masse. Discover the profound [...] »
Peruse maps of Spanish and Portuguese colonization, exploration, and military [...] »
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Explore materials on the Latino experience in New York from 1861 to the present. [...] »
Discover resources that will enable you to examine this unique area of American [...] »
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Christopher Columbus—a legend without a face? Answer these questions [...] »
Can you answer these questions about the "exploration race" that brought [...] »