Colorado Borderlands

Timeline of Events

The territory Mexico lost to the United States after the war has a unique culture and history. This region - historians call it "the Borderlands" - has been claimed by multiple American Indian tribes as well as France, Spain, Mexico, and the United States. Explore the timeline to understand why.

1492 CE

1519 CE

1527 CE

1540 CE

1598 CE

1776 CE