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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_west_coast_of_North_America

The human history of the west coast of North America is believed to stretch back to the arrival of ... The west coast of North America likely saw the first sustained arrival of ... In the western half of Mesoamerica (that is, western portions of today's ... Explorers flying the flag of Spain reached the New World beginning in 1492 with ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Exploration_of_the_Pacific

Polynesians reached nearly all the Pacific islands by about 1200 AD, followed by Asian .... The coast of Asia: The first European to see the Pacific Ocean was probably ... Other Spanish expeditions discovered Tuvalu, the Marquesas, the Cook .... Age of Exploration western North America was one of the most distant places on ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Exploration_of_North_America

The exploration of North America by non-indigenous people was a continuing effort to map and explore the continent of North America. ... Columbus's Letter on the First Voyage of his discovery of the Bahamas, Cuba, and .... his journey to the Colorado River Delta discovered an overland route to Baja California that was then ...

www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=15040888

Oct 8, 2007 ... But there is no evidence that he ever made landfall in North America. ... successive waves of immigration to the Western Hemisphere from outside. ... Columbus was the first explorer to "discover" America—the first to make a ...

www.history.com/topics/exploration/exploration-of-north-america

Find out more about the history of Exploration of North America, including videos, ... Ask HISTORY: Did Columbus Really Discover America? ... The first attempt by Europeans to colonize the New World occurred around a.d. 1000, when the ... Explorer Henry Hudson died when his crew mutinied and left Hudson, his son and ...

www.britannica.com/biography/John-C-Fremont

He first went through what is now northwestern Nevada and then made a ... Guide dog is helping a blind man in the city, service dog, service animal ... Stockton had appointed Frémont military governor of California, but Kearny .... The first explorers of the American Western wilderness had brought back only sketchy maps.

www.famous-explorers.com

While Portugal slowly and systematically mapped the western coast of Africa in ... Since its discovery, explorers from America continued to explore newfound lands that ... she successfully became the first woman to reach both North and South Pole on ... The quest for mystical city of El Dorado was a much-publicized tale that ...

www.fortross.org/russian-american-company.htm

Fort Ross - The Russian Colony in California ... that followed the discovery of America, European expansion into the Western Hemisphere ... About the same time that English colonists first settled along the Atlantic seaboard, Russian explorers, ... It was authorized to use the coastal areas of North America south to 55° north ...

www.visitcalifornia.com/attraction/crescent-city

Only 20 miles south of Oregon, sea-faring Crescent City is home to the ... Its original first-order Fresnel lens can be viewed at the Del Norte County Main Museum. .... Of the five visitor centers in Redwood National and State Parks, this one is the ..... This community was “discovered” by Spanish explorers in 1775, but it had ...

www.friendsofedgewood.org/western-bluebird

Western Bluebirds (Sialia mexicana) are small thrushes that live and breed in ... Western Bluebirds are also cooperative breeders, which is only true of about 3%, ... Waiting for an opening is the first step. ... were taken at Edgewood Park and Natural Preserve, San Mateo County, CA, USA. ... North American Bluebird Society.