Event Summary

Spaniard coasting of Florida to 33/30'N

Date

1521

Description

Exploratory voyage from Santo Domingo to east coast of Florida by Lucas Vasquez de Ayllon, assering claims upwards of current Savannah, Georgia. Likely unknown to Verrazzano in 1524.

Lecture

Exploration/Discovery

Timeline 1

Europe's Maritime Reconnaissance, 1350-1640

Record ID

1264