Spanish Soldier Pursues a Native American
"The conquistadores had killed or displaced thousands of Indians
throughout the Southeast, and like other expeditions, had unknowingly
brought diseases to the new world for which local tribes had no natural
|Photo credit: Still frame from "Hernando DeSoto in America." Original video provided courtesy of the DeSoto National Memorial.
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