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The history of Puerto Rico began with the settlement of the archipelago of Puerto Rico by the Ortoiroid people between 3,000 and 2,000 BC. Other tribes, such ...

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Puerto Rico (Spanish for "Rich Port"), officially the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and briefly called Porto Rico, is an unincorporated ...

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Nov 6, 2007 ... Christopher Columbus arrived at Puerto Rico in 1493. He originally called the island San Juan Bautista, but thanks to the gold in the river, ...

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Puerto Rico - History: The following discussion focuses on Puerto Rican history from the time of European settlement. For treatment of the island in its regional ...

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Sep 28, 2017 ... Puerto Rico is a large Caribbean island of roughly 3500 square miles located in the West Indies. It's the easternmost island of the Greater ...

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3 days ago ... Puerto Rico: Geographical and historical treatment of Puerto Rico, including maps and statistics as well as a survey of its people, economy, and ...

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Timeline spans the last 500 years of the islands history. Includes photos and links to related sites.

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Learn about the different eras in history that shaped Puerto Rico into the country it is today.

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Puerto Rico's History. 1950 - 2017. 1950. On July 4, President Harry S. Truman signed what is known as Public Act 600, which allowed Puerto Ricans to draft ...