Juan Ponce de León

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Unknown Artist
published on 30 May 2022

A 17th-century coloured engraving of Juan Ponce de León (c. 1460-1521), the conquistador who became governor of Puerto Rico and, landing in Florida, gave the region that name in 1513.

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Artist, U. (2022, May 30). Juan Ponce de León. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/15974/juan-ponce-de-leon/

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Artist, Unknown. "Juan Ponce de León." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 30, 2022. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/15974/juan-ponce-de-leon/.

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Artist, Unknown. "Juan Ponce de León." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 30 May 2022. Web. 24 Jun 2022.

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