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Unformatted text preview: Periods of American Religious History 1492-1600 - Spanish Dominance 1492 Columbus lands on Santa Domingo (modern-day Dominican Republic) 1494 Papal Line of Demarcation divides world between Portugal and Spain 1519 Cortez arrives in Mexico 1521 Spanish conquest of Aztecs with the fall of Tenochtitlan (Mexico City) 1531 Virgen de Guadalupe 1550 Vallodid debate on the humanity of the natives 1600-1730 - Establishment of Permanent Colonies by England and France 1607 Virginia colony established by England 1608 Champlain founds New France (modern Quebec) 1616 Dutch establish New Holland (modern New York state) 1619 Slaves brought to English and Dutch colonies in North America 1620 Pilgrims establish Plymouth Colony 1630 Puritans establish Massachusetts Bay Colony 1730-1760 - First Great Awakening - Establishment of American Identity 1760-1800 - Revolutionary Period 1769-1834 - California Mission System in operation 1800-1830 - Early Republic; Second Great Awakening 1820-1850 - First Wave of Immigration...
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This note was uploaded on 09/08/2010 for the course RELS 191 at San Jose State.