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American History: Local History

In addition to the sources below, please see our guide Primary Sources for Local History.

Pensacola History

Primary Sources: Pensacola History

Florida Newspapers

Don Tristán de Luna y Arellano

Don Tristán de Luna y Arellano

A watercolor by Herbert Rudeen illustrates Don Tristán de Luna y Arellano's (15191571) landing in Pensacola in August 1559.  (Courtesy Pensacola Historical Society)