Timeline: United States
c. 12,000 B.C.:
North American Indian cultures flourish.
Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de León lands on the coast of Florida.
Saint Augustine, Florida, settled by the Spanish, becomes the first permanent European colony in North America.
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A collection of more than 3 million artifacts displayed in exhibits and within the
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The word history comes from the Greek word historía which means "to learn or
know by inquiry. ... Native American Society on the Eve of British Colonization.
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Encounter: Buffalo Bill at Queen Victoria's Command. IN THE SPRING of 1887,
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An outstanding and invaluable site for American history and general studies.
Contains primary and secondary documents, exhibits, map collections, prints and
From Revolution to Reconstruction and what happened afterwards. A project on
American History containing outlines of American History & Culture, ...