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Description: Girolamo Benzoni (1519-1570) was an Italian from Milan who spent the years 1541-1556 in the New World. His observations of Spanish imperialism were publish...
Description: Engraving made after a painting by Jacques Le Moyne de Morgues (died 1588) while on the Laudonnière Expedition in Florida, ca. 1564.
Date: 1620 date unknown
Description: Printed copy of the Mayflower Compact, signed in 1620. Text at the bottom of the document reads: "This paper was made by hand in 1856. A. S. Burbank, Pub...
Description: Scene from near Jamestown Settlement in Virginia, ca. 1614. The Chickahominy tribe's proximity to Jamestown meant they had early contact with the English....
Description: P. Marquette en Joliet, gedan in't jaar 1673.
Description: Scene from the Vespucci Expedition, 1499.
Description: Father Hennepin's map in French of the upper lakes.
Description: Encounter with Indians during Christopher Columbus' first expedition in 1492.
Description: Scene near Jamestown Settlement in Virginia, 1614 in which Ralph Hamor tells Powhatan that he has been sent by Sir Thomas Dale to request his youngest daug...
Description: Map from Drake Expedition in Florida, ca. 1585.
Description: This map includes vignettes of Amerindian life with text describing geography, culture, and exploration activity, written in French. The Great Lakes, river...
Description: Scene from Jamestown Settlement, 1622, purporting to show the massacre of 347 settlers by Openchancanough and his alliance of tribes in the Jamestown area.
Description: Scene from Jamestown Settlement in which the brothers of Pocahontas visit her.
Description: Scene near Jamestown Settlement in Virginia, ca. 1614.
Description: Scene from Laudonnière Expedition in Florida, ca. 1567.
Description: Scene from Vespucci Expedition, 1499.
Description: Facsimile of the autograph map of the Mississippi or Conception River drawn by Father Marquette at the time of his voyage. From the original preserved at S...
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