Columbus taking possession of the new country



Christopher Columbus kneeling holding flag and sword with two other men holding flags. There are other men on land and in boats behind Columbus and three ships in background. On the island named San Salvador by Columbus later called Watling Island. Creator: L. Prang & Co.. Date: 1893.

Source: Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division.

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