Spanish Exploration and Colonization
Beginning in 1492 with the first voyage of Christopher Columbus (1451?-1506), Spanish explorers and conquistadors built a colonial empire that turned Spai...
Timeline of Events in Westward Expansion
Indian chief Powhatan's younger brother, Opechanough, starts the first Indian war by attacking colonists in Jamestown, Virginia, to protes...
Cultivation of three sisters reaches the eastern 1000AD
This event leads to the flourishing of Native American settlements throughout the eastern seaboard. The food provided a steady food supply for...