FLOR500, Garden 4 Alonso Alvarez de Pineda, Spanish Explorer (1494–1519) While exploring and mapping the Florida coast to the Mississippi River, Alonso Alvarez de Pineda may have entered Pensacola Bay and traded with the Natives. He is also credited with verifying Ponce de Leon's claim that Florida was not an island.
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Alonso Alvarez de Pineda, Spanish Explorer

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Alonso Alvarez de Pineda, Spanish Explorer

(1494–1519)

While exploring and mapping the Florida coast to the Mississippi River, Alonso Alvarez de Pineda may have entered Pensacola Bay and traded with the Natives. He is also credited with verifying Ponce de Leon's claim that Florida was not an island. 






 




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