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  • 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.
    dir.yahoo.com/.../Military_History/Battle_of_San_Jacinto__1836_
  • American Revolution and Its Era, The
    Maps and charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789. From the Library of Congress.
    memory.loc.gov/ammem/gmdhtml/armhtml/armhome.html
  • Cultural Readings: Colonization and Print in the Americas
    www.library.upenn.edu/special/gallery/kislak/index/cultural.html
  • Colonial North America
    From the Internet Modern History Sourcebook.
    www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/modsbook07.html
  • Historical Maps of the Americas
    Includes historical overview maps, nations, regions, and individual cities.
    www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/historical/history_americas.html
  • PBS: Conquistadors
    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.
    www.pbs.org/conquistadors
  • Panoramas: The North American Landscape in Art [pick] [read review]
    Celebrating the heritage of the continent. Sponsored by the governments of Canada, Mexico, and the United States.
    www.virtualmuseum.ca/Exhibitions/Landscapes/index.html
  • Spanish Exploration and Conquest of Native America
    16th century Spanish exploration and conquest of North America by Hernando de Soto and Cabeza de Vaca.
    www.conquestchannel.com
  • Portola Expedition of 1769
    Information on the land and maritime expeditions of what was later to become California.
    www.mchsmuseum.com/portola1769.html
  • 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.
    www.loc.gov/rr/hispanic/frontiers/splash.html
  • WestWeb
    Western American history resource. Includes Canadian and Mexican resources.
    www.library.csi.cuny.edu/westweb
  • Visualizing the West
    Promotes scholarship, collaboration, and creativity in research of the cultural representation of the Western U.S. and Canada.
    www.wou.edu/visualizingthewest
 




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