Category Archives: Louisiana

Main article: List of French forts in North America

Main article: List of French forts in North America Château Saint-Louis The French and Canadians built forts from Newfoundland to Louisiana and others captured from the British from the 1600s to the late 1700s. Some were a mix of military … Continue reading

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Louisiana Thomas Jefferys (1710–71) was a royal geographer to King George III and a London publisher of maps. He is well known for his maps of North America, produced to meet commercial demand, but also to support British territorial claims … Continue reading

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