Nevada

Nevada CHRONOLOGY The Dominguez-Escalante expedition from Spain explores the possibilities of opening a route between Santa Fe, New Mexico, and Monterey, California. A silver mine near Virginia City is discovered …

Nebraska

Nebraska chronology Spanish explorer Francisco Vasquez de Coronado travels across the present-day southwestern United States into Kansas. Though there is no evidence he crossed into Nebraska, Coronado claimed the entire …

Massachusetts

Damian Nemirovsky CHRONOLOGY 1890s The Boston Independence Club Cuba-Borinquen advocates for Puerto Rican and Cuban independence. 1898 Massachusetts loses 292 men in the Spanish-American War. 1917 Congress naturalizes all Puerto …