Event Summary

Gaspar Corte-Real Voyage to Newfoundland

Date

1501

Description

1501 voyage on behalf of Portugal to Newfoundland; recorded in Paesi Nouament retrouati (1507, first widely conveyed througout Europe news of an expanding world.

Lecture

Exploration/Discovery

Timeline 1

Europe's Maritime Reconnaissance, 1350-1640

Record ID

1258