Junípero Serra

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  • Confederate Monuments Dbq

    An estimated 1.3 million American soldiers gave their lives during the American Civil War. The defeat of the Southern Confederacy brought along the destruction of its oppressive ideologies. Despite this, Confederate monuments still stand as testaments of this fallen state to this day. In recent times these monuments have aroused controversy because of their offensive nature to some. Many protests and rallies occur in support of the eradication of these monuments. Monuments such as these are kept…

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  • How Did New Spain Influence American Colonization

    Due to the different resources available in the colonies along with the European’s primary goal, the patterns of interactions greatly varied between the European settlers and the Native Americans depending on the location. In New York, the interactions centered primarily around trading war products and fur while, in New Spain, the settlers mainly focused on spreading their religion and starting missions. The interactions in the two regions developed in similar way since every group wanted to…

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  • Isolationism In Spanish

    During the late 1700s, Spain wanted to gain its power and wealth to grow. By trying to keep the other European countries out of Alta California. Alta had been discovered over two centuries earlier. The Spanish built settlements along the coast that would help them meet their goals. The missionaries also wanted to covert the Native Indians to the Roman Catholic Faith. The mission was the largest and the most productive community in Spanish California. Spain very well had everything planned, they…

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  • Summary: The Influence Of The Spanish In The New World

    Picture a vast scope stretching from the Red River Basin to the Plains of Colorado to the Arkansas River to the Rio Grande. Envision the diverse groups of Natives that live on the land peacefully. Imagine the golden Pueblos of the Acoma Indians, the Hogan huts of the Navajo, and the wiki-ups of the Lipan. Then imagine this picturesque view shattered by European imperialism. The Europeans during the 16th and 17th centuries took several different approaches to the New World. The French saw…

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  • Compare And Contrast Tom Brady And Eli Manning

    Tom Brady and Eli Manning are two great NFL quarterbacks, but Tom Brady is the greatest quarterback of all time. Tom Brady have won four superbowls in his career. Tom Brady have also won back to back super bowls in 2002 and 2004. Eli Manning has only won two superbowls in his career. Tom Brady have been in the Nation Football League for 15 years now and Eli Manning have been in the National Football League for only six years, meaning Tom Brady has had more experience and time on the field. Nine…

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  • California Race And Class

    this is shown through the Spaniards’ inhumane treatment of Native Americans in missions. Economically, the mission Indians were not paid for the labor[that] build the great churches and grew the crops that helped more Indians to be converted” (Junipero Serra and the California…

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