• 16th
  • These conflicts occurred within the current boundaries of the United States and sometimes Canada from the time of the earliest colonial settlements in the 16th century until the 1920s. (wikipedia.org)
  • T he April issue of the AHR includes five full-length articles, ranging from the 16th-century Atlantic world to late socialist East Berlin. (historians.org)
  • In "Sugar Machines: Picturing Industrialized Slavery," John E. Crowley shows how throughout the Atlantic world, from the mid-16th to the mid-19th century, visual representations of sugar plantations favored machinery over enslaved workforces. (historians.org)
  • By the 16th century the economy under the Ming Dynasty was stimulated by trade with the Portuguese, the Spanish, and the Dutch, while Japan engaged in the Nanban trade after the arrival of the first European Portuguese during the Azuchi-Momoyama period. (wikipedia.org)
  • Early modern themes Other In 16th-century China, the Ming Dynasty's economy was stimulated by maritime trade with the Portuguese, Spanish and Dutch Empires. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1941 - Dr. Preston Pope Satterwhite makes a significant gift to the museum - his collection of 15th century and 16th century French and Italian Decorative Arts including tapestries and furniture. (wikipedia.org)
  • In North America, Europeans began to interact with pre-existing native American trade systems during the 16th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • Maize (Zea mays), potatoes (Solanum tuberosum), beans (phaseolus), squash (Cucurbita) and the sunflower (Helianthus annus) were grown throughout agricultural lands in North America by the 16th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • 19th century
  • So the 15th-19th century near-genocide of the Indians is merely the latest iteration, not a slaughter without parallel. (slashdot.org)
  • Indian immigration began in the mid-19th century, with more than two thousand Indian Sikhs living in the United States, primarily on the West Coast, by the end of the century. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the United States in the 19th century, conflicts were spurred by ideologies such as Manifest Destiny, which held that the United States was destined to expand across the North American continent from coast to coast. (wikipedia.org)
  • Similarly, planters in mid-19th-century Cuba visually advertised their global economic aspirations with hypertechnological images of factories requiring only minuscule inputs of enslaved labor. (historians.org)
  • In "Maidservants' Tales: Narrating Domestic and Global History in Eurasia, 1600-1900," Amy Stanley recounts the story of a 19th-century Japanese maidservant in local and global registers. (historians.org)
  • Collectively, maidservants' tales do not show us a world divided between "Europe" and "Asia," or a sudden break that occurred with the Industrial Revolution, but rather a continuous "early modern" era that converged across Eurasia and lasted well into the 19th century. (historians.org)
  • The River Thames was made more narrow and flowed faster after old London Bridge was demolished in 1831, and the river was embanked in stages during the 19th century, both of which made the river less liable to freezing. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the early 19th century Irish immigrants began arriving who cultivated the land in Newfoundland. (wikipedia.org)
  • The frontier land of southwest Alberta and southeast Saskatchewan were opened to ranching in the 19th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • 20th century
  • Many Punjabis migrated to the western US in the 19th and early 20th century followed by many other. (wikipedia.org)
  • While anti-Asian racism was embedded in U.S. politics and culture in the early 20th century, Indians were also racialized for their anticolonialism, with U.S. officials, casting them as a "Hindu" menace, pushing for Western imperial expansion abroad. (wikipedia.org)
  • As with other developed nations, the proportion of the population and GDP devoted to agriculture fell dramatically over the 20th century but it remains an important element of the Canadian economy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Africa
  • Some parts of the present Saharan desert may have been populated when the climate was cooler and wetter, judging by cave art and other signs of settlement in Prehistoric Central North Africa. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was built to attract Muslim traders and monopolize the business in the routes traveled in North Africa. (wikipedia.org)
  • 17th century
  • Conflict north of the modern Mexican border did not begin in earnest until the first part of the 17th century, when the English established the first permanent settlement at Jamestown. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the mid-17th century, glaciers in the Swiss Alps advanced, gradually engulfing farms and crushing entire villages. (wikipedia.org)
  • Southwest
  • 1479: Aztec Sun Stone, a monolithic calendar stone, almost 12 feet in diameter, is carved Athapaskan-speaking Apache and Navajo reach the American Southwest after migrating over three centuries from the western Canadian prairies. (wikipedia.org)
  • An often quoted statement from Erik Reed (1964) defined the Greater Southwest culture area as extending north to south from Durango, Mexico to Durango, Colorado and east to west from Las Vegas, Nevada to Las Vegas, New Mexico. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition, the Apache and Navajo peoples, whose ancestral roots lie in the Athabaskan-speaking peoples in Canada, entered the Southwest during the 14th and 15th century and are a major modern presence in the area. (wikipedia.org)
  • India
  • US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton described India as a world leader and said that 63 years after Independence, the 'Indian Dream' of freedom, tolerance, and prosperity continued to offer an example for people who yearned for democracy and liberty around the globe. (salem-news.com)
  • An interesting modern aspect of the caste system is the cultural aspect that causes caste distinction to remain within the Muslim, Christian and Sikh communities though in an attenuated form, that gives a definite Indian "flavour" to these religions as practised in India. (salem-news.com)
  • This article is about Americans with ancestry from India . (wikipedia.org)
  • Indian Americans or Indo-Americans are Americans whose ancestry belongs to any of the many ethnic groups of the Republic of India . (wikipedia.org)
  • At its peak, the Delhi Sultanate controlled all of North India, Afghan frontier, and Bengal. (wikipedia.org)
  • continent
  • In the Indian sub-continent, caste divisions of brahmin, kshatriya, vaisya and sudra had a social reason in the distant past and were perhaps a practical system so long as caste was not hereditary. (salem-news.com)
  • The 15th century in North American History provides a timeline of events occurring within the North American continent from 1401 CE to 1500 CE in the Gregorian calendar. (wikipedia.org)
  • The most significant conflicts of the early colonial period occurred in New Spain, mostly in the southern part of the continent in what is now Mexico and Central America, though brief violent contact did occur sporadically between natives and Spanish expeditions in the present-day southeastern and southwestern United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nations
  • while not a treaty, it is regarded by First Nations as their Magna Carta or "Indian Bill of Rights", binding on not only the British Crown but the Canadian one as well, as the document remains a part of the Canadian constitution. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dutch
  • The first three English independent companies in North America arrived in Boston in 1664, and were used to conquer the Dutch colony of New Netherland. (wikipedia.org)
  • corn
  • The British enforced Corn (Cereal grains) laws, 1794-1846, protected the British agricultural sector from imports of British North American wheat. (wikipedia.org)
  • territories
  • His son, Mahmud, expanded their territories into the Indian Punjab region during 1027 The resources and riches annexed from Punjab went into the Ghazni coffers to expand further into India's northwest areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • brought
  • During the early 11th century, the Ghaznavids brought a wealth of scholars into India's borders, establishing the first Persian-inspired Muslim culture succeeding prior Arab influences. (wikipedia.org)
  • eastern
  • The presence of Indian-Americans also helped develop interest in Eastern religions in the US and would result in its influence on American philosophies such as Transcendentalism . (wikipedia.org)
  • The Accohannock Indian Tribe is building a Living Village on Maryland's Eastern Shore. (nativeweb.org)
  • The Moravian mission at Shekomeko was founded in 1740 by Christian Henry Rauch to convert the Mahican Indians in eastern New York. (wikipedia.org)
  • World
  • American Indian activism after 1945 was as much a part of the larger, global decolonization movement rooted in centuries of imperialism as it was a direct response to the ethos of civic nationalism and integration that had gained momentum in the United States following World War II. (oxfordre.com)
  • They were mainly driven by the trade of gold and slaves on the coast of Guinea, spices in the Indian Ocean, and sugar cane in the New World. (wikipedia.org)
  • communities
  • As the independent companies were virtually ignored by the military authorities in Britain they became dependent on the local American communities, often relying on them for food, clothing, and housing. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pacific
  • This is hardly news The idea that the Chinese landed on the Pacific coast of North America is at least a decade or two old. (slashdot.org)
  • From c. 16,500 - c. 13,500 BCE (c. 18,500 - c. 15,500 BP), ice-free corridors developed along the Pacific coast and valleys of North America. (wikipedia.org)
  • area
  • The same period records the discovery of an area called Vinland, probably in North America, which may also have been warmer than at present, judging by the alleged presence of grape vines. (wikipedia.org)
  • tolerance
  • The Bellingham riots in Bellingham, Washington on September 5, 1907 epitomized the low tolerance in the U.S. for Indians and Sikhs who were called hindoos by locals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Asia
  • Evidence suggests big-animal hunters crossed the Bering Strait from Asia into America over a land and ice bridge (Beringia). (wikipedia.org)
  • French and
  • These three companies participated in the French and Indian War and the Cherokee War, participating in the Battle of Fort Necessity, the Braddock Expedition, the battle of the Monongahela, and the siege of Fort Loudoun. (wikipedia.org)
  • The four companies in New York and the three companies in South Carolina were the independent companies that served during the French and Indian War. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the preludes to the French and Indian War, Lieutenant Colonel George Washington had been ordered to remove the French from Fort Duquesne. (wikipedia.org)
  • Portuguese
  • In the Indian Ocean, the trade in Portuguese factories was enforced and increased by a merchant ship licensing system: the cartazes. (wikipedia.org)
  • population
  • Even though the Constitution pointedly denies caste, extant Indian society is still one of the most iniquitous because caste consciousness survives in its majority Hindu population. (salem-news.com)