Pope Nicholas V Gives Spain Sovereignty Over Americas

Pope Nicholas V Gives Spain Sovereignty Over Americas

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Pope Nicholas V issues the papal bull Eximiae devotionis, confirming Spain's sovereignty over the land and people discovered in the Americas and instructing Spain to send missionaries to convert the natives.

 

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