The Conquest of New Spain (Rise and Fall) 1492-1901

http://storiesofusa.com/the-conquest-of-new-spain-history-1492-1901/

By the middle of the seventeenth century Spain controlled 11% of the land area of the world.
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Castillo de San Marcos

http://www.nps.gov/casa/index.htm
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Started by the Spanish in 1672, the Castillo de San Marcos is the oldest masonry fort in North America. Castillo de San Marcos National Monument, Florida

Read from the textbook on Our American Nation on New Spain.

Read the Mystery Source page 9 of the following online document.

Complete the sequence organizer in the following document on pages 11 and 12.

http://mrswilfong.weebly.com/uploads/1/9/2/8/19289353/colonization.pdf




Conquistadors