- n the 500th anniversary (or the celebration of it)
- a of or relating to a 500th anniversary
the quincentennial celebration of the founding of the city
- The prospect of the Columbus quincentennial not only lent new urgency to scientific research already under way about the land that the Italian encountered, but also suggested an .
- The Columbus quincentennial deserves some credit for focusing this energy and attention.
- George Tinker, a Native American who teaches at the Iliff School of Theology in Denver, says of the quincentennial plans: "We're talking about celebrating the great benefit to some .
News & Articles
- 'La Florida' exhibit shows Spanish influence
By Gerald Ensley | Democrat senior writer -- The focus of Florida's quincentennial has been on the Spanish explorer Ponce de Leon, who discovered and named the state in 1513.
Nov. 27, 2013 - Tallahassee Democrat
- Garry Wills in Christian Science Monitor
At the time, historian Garry Wills wrote: "A funny thing happened on the way to the quincentennial observation of America's 'discovery.' Columbus got mugged. This time the Indians were waiting for him."