4th Of July: Nine Myths Debunked
Many stories of U.S. independence turn out to be more 4th of July fiction than fact—and "National Treasure" isn't the only culprit.
9 Things You May Not Know About The Declaration Of Independence
As people across the United States celebrate the nation’s birthday, explore nine surprising facts about the founding document adopted on July 4, 1776.
Behind the Scenes - Address to the Nation - Bill Clinton (1993)
1993 Bill Clinton speech about the cruise missiles strike on Iraq in June 1993 as both a retaliation and a warning triggered by the attempted assassination by Iraqi agents on former U.S. President Geo...
How did the bald eagle become America’s national bird?
The bald eagle’s role as a national symbol is linked to its 1782 landing on the Great Seal of the United States. Shortly after the Declaration of Independence was signed on July 4, 1776, the Continent...
Spanish missions in Texas - San Antonio's Spanish Missions
San Antonio's spanish missions included in this movie: 1. Mission San José 2. Mission Concepción 3. Mission San Juan Carpistrano 4. Mission San Frnacisco de ...
Spanish missions in Texas - Mission San Juan Capistrano in San Antonio Texas
Mission San Juan Capistrano, one of the Old Spanish missions in San Antonio, Texas. Father David Garcia asks for support for the Las Misiones campaign. Video...
Spanish missions in Texas - Texas Before The Alamo film-trailer - iPhone.m4v
TEXAS BEFORE THE ALAMO Spanish Captain Diego Ramon founded Mission San Francisco de Solano on March 1, 1700 near the Rio Grande River in Coahuila, Mexico. In...
Spanish Florida
Spanish Florida (Spanish: La Florida) refers to the Spanish territory of Florida, which formed part of the Captaincy General of Cuba, the Viceroyalty of New Spain, and the Spanish Empire. Original...
Spanish Florida - Wikipedia
Spanish Texas
State of TexasSpanish Texas was one of the interior provinces of New Spain from 1690 until 1821. Although Spain claimed ownership of the territory, which comprised part of the modern-day U.S. state ...
Spanish Texas - Wikipedia
The Californias
The Californias, or "Province of the Californias" (1768-1804, Spanish: Provincia de las Californias), was the northwestern-most area of New Spain (the viceroyalty comprised Spain's colonial posses...
The Californias - Wikipedia
West Florida
West Florida was a region on the north shore of the Gulf of Mexico, which underwent several boundary and sovereignty changes during its history. The province was established by the British in 1763 out...
West Florida - Wikipedia
4th Of July: Nine Myths Debunked
Many stories of U.S. independence turn out to be more 4th of July fiction than fact—and "National Treasure" isn't the only culprit.
Mission San José de Tumacácori
Mission San José de Tumacácori (O'odham: Cemagĭ Gakolig) is a historic Spanish mission preserved in its present form by Franciscans in 1828.
Mission San Cayetano del Tumacácori was established...
Mission San José de Tumacácori - Wikipedia
Father Le Loutre's War
Father Le Loutre’s War (1749–1755), also known as the Indian War, the Micmac War and the Anglo-Micmac War, took place between King George's War and the French and Indian War in Acadia and Nova Scotia....
Father Le Loutre's War - Wikipedia
Spanish missions in Texas
The Spanish Missions in Texas comprise a series of religious outposts established by Spanish Catholic Dominicans, Jesuits, and Franciscans to spread the Christian doctrine among area Native Americans,...
Spanish missions in Texas - Wikipedia
Colonial Spanish Horse
The Colonial Spanish horse is a foundation type of horse descended from the original Iberian horse stock brought from Spain to the Americas. The ancient form of the breed was once called the jennet...
Colonial Spanish Horse - Wikipedia
Battle of the Pinal Mountains
The Battle of the Pinal Mountains was one of many small battles to occur between Apache warriors and Spanish colonists. The exact date of the battle is unknown but happened on one day in mid June, 178...
Battle of the Pinal Mountains - Wikipedia
Dominion of British West Florida
The Dominion of British West Florida is a separatist micronation founded in 2005 "on an eccentric interpretation of actual historic events" and based in the Gulf coast region of the ...
Dominion of British West Florida - Wikipedia
Piracy in the Caribbean
The era of piracy in the Caribbean began in the 16th century and died out in the 1830s after the navies of the nations of Western Europe and North America with colonies in the Caribbean began combat...
Piracy in the Caribbean - Wikipedia
East Florida
East Florida was a colony of Great Britain from 1763 to 1783 and a province of Spanish Florida from 1783 to 1822. East Florida was established by the British colonial government in 1763; it consisted...
List of Spanish settlers from the U.S. Hispanic colonies
This is a list of Hispanos of Spanish and Mexican origin, both settlers and his descendants, who were born or established in the Southwest (California, Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Colorado, Utah and N...
List of Spanish settlers from the U.S. Hispanic colonies - Wikipedia
Umana and Leyba expedition
Umana and Leyba, Spanish colonists, made an unauthorized expedition to the Great Plains in 1594 or 1595. An Indian, Jusepe Gutierrez, was the only survivor of the expedition.
In 1593, Antonio Gut...