Exploration and Explorers

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Subject:
Humanities, Social Sciences
Provider:
Library of Congress
Collection:
LOC Teachers
Level:
Primary, Secondary
Abstract:

This site looks at Europe's view of North America before and after Columbus, Martin Waldseemuller's 1507 map of the world, Diego Gutierrez's 1562 map of America, Spanish and Portuguese encounters in America, the Dutch in America, exploration and settlement of America from British and American points of view, Lewis and Clark, Henry Hudson, Jacques Cartier, and early images of the U.S.

Course Type:
Learning Module
Language:
English
Material Type:
Activities and Labs, Lesson Plans, Readings
Media Format:
Graphics/Photos, Text/HTML

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