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European Exploration


ecomienda Spanish plantations set up in the New World which enslaved the Natives to work the crops
New Spain large areas in the New World including Central & South America and Florida
New France Territory in the New World including parts of Canada and land down the Mississippi River all the way to Louisiana
New England Land along the Atlantic (Eastern) coast of what is now called the USA
conquistador Spanish explorer/conqueror
Columbus Spanish conquistador who is given credit for "discovering" the New World
Main way France made money in the New World established good relations with the Natives and traded with them for fur
main way England made money in the New World cash crops such as tobacco
San Miguel de Gualdape Spanish attempt to settle SC in 1526, but failed due to lack of food and supplies
Charlesfort French attempt to settle SC in 1562, but failed due to lack of food and supplies
San Felipe Spanish attempt to settle SC in the 1580s, but failed due to a fierce Native attack
Created by: slester



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