The 1492-1606 Exploration ClipArt gallery offers 107 illustrations of the discovery and exploration of America by the European nations.
Columbus' accounts being thrown overboard so that Europe may find the records
The Arms of Columbus. There is no wholly satisfactory statement regarding the origin of these arms or…
Arms on the reverse of title page of the Latin Cortes, 1524.
Balboa discovering the Pacific Ocean
The Spanish explorer who is most known for having crossed the Isthmus of Panama to the Pacific Ocean…
Banner of the expedition of Columbus.
Francisco de Bobadilla, a Spanish colonial administrator, and Christopher Columbus.
Cabot and his two counts.
An Italian explorer.
Fort Carolina on the River of May
The building of Fort Caroline by the Spaniards.
The completion of Fort Caroline by the Spaniards.
A French explorer who claimed the land that is now Canada for France.
An indian club from Hispaniola.
Coffer and bones, the remains of Columbus.
Columbus standing in the streets
Columbus reading Polo's book
Columbus in chains during his exploration
Columbus learning to draw maps
"Columbus taking possession of the land in the name of King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella."—GOrdy,…
Columbus in chains aboard the Gorda
Columbus landing on America.
The monument for Christopher Columbus in Genoa, Italy.
Tomb of Columbus
Christopher Columbus' armor, from the Collection in the Royal Palace at Madrid.
Fleet of Columbus sailing from Palos.
Columbus' letter number VI.
The triumphal return of Columbus to Spain.
The Nina, Pinta and Santa Maria with their seals.
The return voyage following the discovery of the New World.
The death of columbus
The departure of Christopher Columbus from Palos, Spain.
Parting of Columbus with Ferdinand and Isabella.
Columbus being received by King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella at Barcelona, after returning from the…
Tomb of Columbus in Havana
The Triumph of Columbus. A fac-simile of the original sketch by Columbus himsef, was sent by him from…
Convent of Santa Maria La Rabida at Palos
Hernan Cortes' Coat of Arms.
Armor of Hernan Cortes
Crossbowman from the 15th century
Hernando de Soto (Jerez de los Caballeros, Badajoz, Spain, c.1496/1497–May 21, 1542) was a Spanish…
This image portrays explorer, Hernando De Soto and other Conquistadors at the discovery of the Mississippi…
Dressed in scarlet, and carrying the banner of the expedition, Columbus landed. He was followed by a…
Title page of the Dresden Copy.
Embarkation of Christopher Columbus at Palos.
English Explorers bartering for land.
A group of French soldiers during the French Exploration
The fort held by Spain in St. Augustine, Florida.
The French made a settlement called Fort Caroline on St. John's River.
The original gate of St. Augustine, Florida.
An infante of the Kingdom of Portugal, and was responsible for the early development of European exploration…
An image of people curing the sick in Hispaniola, during Columbus' exploration there.
Columbus at Hispaniola
A native house in Hispaniola, an island that Columbus landed on in 1492.
In 1562, Ribault was chosen to lead an expedition to the New World to establish a haven for the Huguenots.…
On the 1st of May the Indian Queen crossed the river in a canoe. She presented De Soto with skins, shawls,…
A palisaded Indian Town in Alabama during early Spanish America.
"La Salle's house (Canada) in 1900." -Perry Jr., 1913
The Ladrones islands, meaning "Islands of Thieves." Currently they are named the Mariana Islands. Magellan…
The landing of Columbus