The Spaniards Hit the Jackpot
Reviews early sixteenth century efforts to cross or circumvent the American land masses. Reveals the change in attitude towards the Americas after the exploits of Cortes and Pizarro among the Aztecs and Incas. Discusses later Spanish attempts to find "another Mexico" and their plans to hold both continents for themselves. (KETC) Kinescope.
KETC, St. Louis; John Francis Bannon; William J. Lesko
National Educational Television; Indiana University Audio-Visual Center
North America--History; Explorers
National Educational Television
IUL Moving Image Archive
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- No Copyright - United States
- Physical Description
1 film reel (29 min.) sound,black and white/monochrome; 16 mm
- Other Identifiers
Catalog Key: 7834621; Other: GR00466391; MDPI Barcode: 40000003294966
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