Cycle of Conquest & Colonization Explorers Conquistadores Missionaries Permanent Settlers Official European Colony!
Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade
Coffin Position Below Deck
African Captives Thrown Overboard
Slaves Working in a Brazilian Sugar Mill
Sacrifice of the First-Born by Theodore de Bry
MercantilismMercantilism The economy and trade are essential to the health and safety of the nation. 1.Get as much gold and silver as you can. 2.Establish a favorable balance of trade. 3.Get colonies.
Treasures from the Americas!
The Colonial Class System PeninsularesPeninsulares CreolesCreoles MestizosMestizosMulattosMulattos Native Indians Black Slaves
The Influence of the Colonial Catholic Church Guadalajara Cathedral Guadalajara Cathedral Our Lady of Guadalupe Our Lady of Guadalupe Spanish Mission Spanish Mission
The Treaty of Tordesillas, 1494 & The Popes Line of Demarcation
Father Bartolomé de Las Casas New Laws --> 1542