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Portrait of Christopher Columbus

American Journeys provides eyewitness accounts of North American exploration, from the Vikings in Canada...

Link to 19th-Century Daguerreotype lesson plan

TeachingHistory.org provides lessons, teaching guides, best practices, and other resources for teaching...

The San Pedro was a 287-ton galleon built in Holland. It is representative of a typical treasure fleet ship used in the 18th century. The San Pedro carried 1,600 pesos in Mexican silver and several cr

Spanish Treasure Fleets of 1715 and 1733: Disasters Strike at Sea discusses Spain's search for gold and silver in the New World (1500s-1700s) and its...

Image of Paul Revere's 'The Bloody Massacre perpetrated in King Street' in Boston.

Smithsonian Source: Colonial America offers primary sources and tools for using them in the classroom. Watch an anthropologist...


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