About Puerto Rico.  It's accurate, except for the name.  The original name was Borikén, the natives' name for the Island.  The Spaniards renamed it la Isla de San Juan Bautista, or the Island of St. John the Baptist.  Since all Spanish ships, leaving America full of gold, had to stop in the island for staples for their long voyage to Spain, the name was eventually changed to Puerto Rico or Rich Port, for all the gold that arrived in the Island.

About Puerto Rico. It's accurate, except for the name. The original name was…

Analyzing 1890s Puerto Rican fashion, colonialism, and leg-of-mutton sleeves in honor of #FashionWeek. #NYFW

"A Colored Belle of Puerto Rico" Photographer not credited. Published in Our New Possessions, by Trunbull White.

FOTOS VIEJAS DE PUERTO RICO 1879-1942 GRASIAS FEDERICO FELICIANO POR LAS FOTOS.wmv - YouTube

Discover the best activities in Puerto Rico, Snorkel and Picnic Cruise. Get a taste of Puerto Rico with this Article.

1898 Puerto Rico in Photographs

1898 Puerto Rico in Photographs

The home of my paternal grandmother: Utuado, Puerto Rico - 1898 - two men ride horses on dirt road down a mountainside

Documental : La Masacre de Ponce, Puerto Rico (21 de Marzo 1937) In my country Puerto Rico, we will never give up our struggle for independence from your country the United States!

Documental : La Masacre de Ponce, Puerto Rico de Marzo In my country Puerto Rico, we will never give up our struggle for independence from your country the United States!

First Supreme Court PR - Supreme Court of Puerto Rico - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Foraker Act (Organic Act of - The World of The Spanish-American War (Hispanic Division, Library of Congress)

During your Caribbean cruise with a Puerto Rico day in port at San Juan during your vacation, here are free things to do in Puerto Rico near the cruise port! As long as you don't mind walking, you can make your day itinerary a budget friendly self-guided historic walking tour of Old San Juan! Old city walls and forts of San Juan are UNESCO world heritage sites and part of the San Juan National Historic Site which makes it part of national parks! Lots of Puerto Rico culture and history here!

Things to do in San Juan near cruise port :: puerto rico. caribbean cruise.

Itinerary of things to do in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The forts in Old San Juan are UNESCO world heritage sites and a national historic site in the US!

Puerto Rico residents (natives are the Taino's) 1903.

cocola-chulisnaqui: bellavidaletty: Puerto Rican natives Detroit Publishing Co. , publisher Date Created/Published: Typical Puerto Rican hut 1903 This was the life of my great grandparents on my mother’s side.

puerto rico slave records Taina Boricua Native of Borinquen, original name of Puerto Rico.

puerto rico slave records Taina Boricua Native of Borinquen, original name of…

Vejigante at the Fiesta de Santiago Apóstol (Saint James Festival) - Loiza, Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico: Vejigante (Masked Folklore) at the Fiesta de Santiago Apóstol (Saint James Festival) - Loiza, Puerto Rico

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