Timeline of events until midterm - Date 15,000 years ago...

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DateEventPlace15,000 years ago aboutHunter’s crossing bearing straightAlaska8000 BCMass extinction N. Am8000 BCSwitch from paleo to archaic N. Am1000 Height of Cahokia CivN. Am (Mississippi river)1200Fall of CahokiaSame as above1444Sale of slaves in Southern Portugal (Muslims/enemies ofChrist)Portugal1492Arrival of ColumbusN. Am1495Columbus takes 500 native slaves to SpainN. Am Spain1492-1600Massive devastation due to colonizersCaribbean and N. Am1400-1600Small ice ageN. Am1500-180011 million ppl sold into slaveryAcross colonies 1515Las Casas argues for black slavery to protect natives1542Spanish crown technically outlaws native slavery 1550English measures against Masterless menEngland1580-1640Hapsburg EmpireSpanish + Portuguese1580-1640Asiento1600Algonkian people, where NE isestablishedNew England1604Stuart EmpireEnglish1607Powhatan confederacy Jamestown (Virginia company voyage)Virginia (Chesapeake Bay) (EN)1608Only 37 people left in JamestownChesapeake Bay1610Discovery of Bermuda/SomersislandCaribbean1619First house of BurgessesJamestown1619

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