Couier de Bois
runners of the woods.
Samuel de Champlain
French explorer in Nova Scotia who established a settlement on the site of modern Quebec.
French missionary who accompanied Louis Joliet in exploring the upper Mississippi River valley.
a fur trader, French explorer (with Jacques Marquette) of the upper Mississippi River valley.
led a group of Dutch settlers to North America, led dutch settlers to mouth of the Hudson River, bought Manhattan island from Indians.