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A History of Hispanic Achievement in America: Spanish American Exploration and Colonization

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Throughout U.S. history, Hispanics have contributed and achieved in building the West, in medicine and science, in entertainment, journalism, business, education, civil rights, politics, in sports, and more. Highlights Hernando de Soto exploring southern part of the United States, Francisco Vasques de Coronado mapping America's Southwest, Don Pedro Menendez de Aviles founding Florida's St. Augustine, Juan De Onate expedition establishing Santa Fe, New Mexico, and Gallegos family being the pioneers of the Desert Southwest.

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Runtime: 28 minutes 15 seconds

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Episode 1
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Grade Level: 7 - 12
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Episode 2
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Episode 3
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