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History--Early Notices of the Missouri River and Indians
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TitleHistory--Early Notices of the Missouri River and Indians
AbstractMention of the New Madrid country of southeastern Missouri as being discovered by Spanish explorer Hernando DeSoto in 1542 and secondly by French explorer Robert de La Salle in 1681.
NotesConceding that De Soto's expedition reached the New Madrid country in 1542, this visit of La Salle's party in 1681 was the second in point of time made by white men to the country comprised within the borders of our State [Missouri].
AuthorJohn P. Jones
Theodore S. Case
DateMarch//1882
SourceKansas City Review and Indians
Location505 K15
Volume5
Number11
Page10-19
Local SubjectNew Madrid, Missouri
DeSoto, Hernando
Explorers
LaSalle, Robert de
IllustrationsNo
Item TypeMagazine Article
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Item ID105208
CONTENTdm number14236
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