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Portrait of Christopher Columbus

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

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...

Drawing of 'Franklin the Editor'

Benjamin Franklin explores Franklin's life as a writer, inventor, diplomat, businessman, musician...

Architectural Drawing, 1685. Diego de la Sierra. Archivo General de Indias, Seville

Vistas: Visual Culture in Spanish America, 1520-1820 examines colonial-era Spanish America -- a region that covered much of the Americas...


Institute of Museum and Library Services

National Park Service

Endowment for Humanities

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