PURGATORY: INTERPRETING CHRISTIAN MISSIONSAND NORTH AMERICAN INDIANS
Columbus's first voyage; Spanish conquest of Muslim Grenada; expulsion of Jews.
Spanish found St. Augustine in Florida.
Francisco de Pareja publishes Timucuan catechism.
Guales revolt against Spanish.
Beginning of Spanish colonization in New Mexico.
French found Quebec.
Plague devastates Indians of coastal New England.
French Jesuit mission to Hurons.
Smallpox devastates Indians of southern New England.
Thomas Mayhew, Jr. and John Eliot begin mission among Indians around Massachusetts.
Apalachees revolt against Spanish.
Iroquois overrun Huronia.
Measles devastates Timucuans of Florida missions. ...