A nearly 10-year-long saga involving ranchers, federal agents and the Louisiana Purchase
came to an end Wednesday when parties in a federal lawsuit reached a settlement.
government-sanctioned exploration and mapping of the area known as the Louisiana Purchase
and lasted for roughly 29 months.
Indeed, the Haitian Revolution of 1791-1804 forced not only the Louisiana Purchase
of 1803, but also the migration of the enslaved, slave owners, and free Black people and mulattos between the two former French territories.
The Louisiana Purchase
Exposition, also known as the St Louis World's Fair, was an international event showcasing cutting-edge engineering, held in 1904.
After the Louisiana Purchase
of 1803, however, the Mississippi Valley economy was slowly re-geared toward agriculture as white American settlers sought to take advantage of the area's rich riparian bottomlands.
They relate to George Washington's declaration of neutrality, the Alien and Sedition Acts, the Louisiana Purchase
, Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation, the impeachment of Andrew Johnson, the Espionage Act of 1917, Pearl Harbor and Roosevelt's request for a declaration of war, the Nazi saboteurs, Japanese internment, the Bay of Pigs invasion, Watergate, the Iran/Contra affair, the impeachment of President Clinton, the PATRIOT Act, prisoner torture during the administration of George W.
Exhibits and visitors center for the Louisiana Purchase
Northeast: batesville, blytheville, brinkley, drasco, forrest city, heber springs, jonesboro, mountain view, pocahontas, searcy, west memphis
Claiborne and General James Wilkinson departed Fort Adams in Wilkinson County for New Orleans to receive the Louisiana Purchase
Whitman was a major exhibitor at the Louisiana Purchase
Exposition (otherwise known as the St.
Cornet's journey of self-discovery is juxtaposed against the changing landscape of New Orleans and Louisiana, as instigated by the Louisiana Purchase
Bill and the journals of Lewis and Clark to legal documents on The Louisiana Purchase
, this is packed with historical references that create a powerful collection indeed.
And then, you were a map, of a pale golden color, and something like The Louisiana Purchase
, of a blue-violet color, was in you, and then gone--first in you, then drifted home, to another continent.