Exploration and Early Colonization of Texas by nicholas
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1519-1821

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The great race to Texas.

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1519

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In 1519 Pineda maps Texas.

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1537

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Cabeza De Vaca reports on Texas.

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1540

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The Spanish explorer, Francisco Vasquez de Coronado explores northern Texas

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1682

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Spaniards establish the first Texas mission at Corpus Christi de la Ysleta

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1685

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LaSelle establishes fort St.Louis.

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1718

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Founding of San Antonio.

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1731

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East Texas missions are moved to San Antonio.

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1731

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Aug. 1 – In the first election held in Texas, voters choose officials of the municipal government of San Fernando.

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1782

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mission San Jose is completed in San Antonio and other mission are built

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1810

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Father Hidalgo's speech encourages Mexicans and Texans to fight for independence. 



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