The sixteenth-century Codex Mendoza in three parts, is an extraordinary document, for aesthetic, formal, and historical reasons. It’s among several codices, used by the secular authorities to make a summary of life under the Aztec empire for the use of the first viceroy of New Spain, Antonio de Mendoza.

The sixteenth-century Codex Mendoza in three parts, is an extraordinary document, for aesthetic, formal, and historical reasons. It’s among several codices, used by the secular authorities to make a summary of life under the Aztec empire for the use of the first viceroy of New Spain, Antonio de Mendoza.

Spain: viceroyalty in the US ca1800 |via Maps on the Web

Spanish Florida In 1521 Pedro de Quejo and Francisco Gordillo enslaved 60 Indians at Winyah Bay, South Carolina. Quejo, with the backing of Lucas Vázquez de.

An excerpt from The History of the Indies of New Spain showing the founding of Tenochtitlan.    Also known as the Durán Codex, The History of the Indies of New Spain was published c. 1581. Durán also wrote Book of the Gods and Rites (1574–1576), and Ancient Calendar, (c. 1579) (Heyden, xxviii). He was fluent in Nahuatl, the Aztec language, and was therefore able to consult natives and Aztec codices as well as work done by earlier friars. // File:Duran Codex Eagle.png

An excerpt from The History of the Indies of New Spain showing the founding of Tenochtitlan. Also known as the Durán Codex, The History of the Indies of New Spain was published c. 1581. Durán also wrote Book of the Gods and Rites (1574–1576), and Ancient Calendar, (c. 1579) (Heyden, xxviii). He was fluent in Nahuatl, the Aztec language, and was therefore able to consult natives and Aztec codices as well as work done by earlier friars. // File:Duran Codex Eagle.png

Soldado de Cuera, New Spain --  "leather coated soldier" was a type of soldier who served in the frontier garrisons of northern New Spain.

Soldado de Cuera, New Spain -- "leather coated soldier" was a type of soldier who served in the frontier garrisons of northern New Spain.

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soccer positions and positioning in soccer help players understand their placement within different formations.

Viceroyalty of the New Spain 1800 (without Philippines).png

Viceroyalty of the New Spain 1800 (without Philippines).

Castes of New Spain, casta paintings depicted the mixing of European, Indian & African blood in Colonial Spanish America and the attempts to structure polymorphous society  anonymous, 18th century.

Castes of New Spain, casta paintings depicted the mixing of European, Indian & African blood in Colonial Spanish America and the attempts to structure polymorphous society anonymous, century.

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