Battle of San Jacinto (1836) (8)
Examines the battle of San Jacinto, generally considered to be one of the most decisive battles of the Texan Revolution for independence from Mexico.
American Revolution and Its Era, The
Maps and charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789. From the Library of Congress.
Colonial North America
From the Internet Modern History Sourcebook.
Historical Maps of the Americas
Includes historical overview maps, nations, regions, and individual cities.
Online companion to the series examining the explorations of Cortes, Orellana, Cabeza de Vaca, and Pizarro. Also offers an online learning adventure for students and teachers.
Portola Expedition of 1769
Information on the land and maritime expeditions of what was later to become California.
Spain, the United States, & the American Frontier: Historias Paralelas
Explores the comparative history of Spanish expansion across the North American continent as well as the American expansion westward and the meeting of their frontiers. Pilot study provided by the Hispanic Reading Room of the Library of Congress.
Western American history resource. Includes Canadian and Mexican resources.
Visualizing the West
Promotes scholarship, collaboration, and creativity in research of the cultural representation of the Western U.S. and Canada.