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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Peruse maps of Spanish and Portuguese colonization, exploration, and military [...] »
If you were a pioneer, what would you have to say about your schooling? [...] »
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Remember the Alamo! But what does the U.S. remember? Historical fact or [...] »
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Christopher Columbus—a legend without a face? Answer these questions [...] »
Through performing art, U.S. minorities assert their identities. Answer these [...] »