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Spanish Colonization (1521-1810)[edit | edit source]

In 1521 the Spanish Empire colonized the area of current Mexico, renaming it New Spain. The War of Independence lasted from 1810-1821, when the territory became the sovereign state of Mexico with the signing of the Treaty of Cordoba.[1]

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "History of Mexico," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Mexico#Colonial_period_(1521%E2%80%931810), accessed 13 August 2019.