Kentucky

chronology 1780s Western Kentuckians move across the Mississippi River into Spanish Louisiana. 1787-1797 Spanish officials in New Orleans plot to detach Kentucky from the United States and to align it …

Maine

CHRONOLOGY 1524 First Spanish exploration of the coast of Maine. 1940 The U.S. Census Department makes the first Latino population estimate (60) residing in Maine. 1990s Latino businesses emerge in …

Iowa

CHRONOLOGY Pre-Contact Approximately 17 different indigenous groups, including the Ioways, Sauks, Meskwakis, Santee Sioux, Winnebagos, Potawatomis, Missouris, and Otos inhabit the region of Iowa. 1542 Arrival of first Europeans. Spanish …