He claimed LA for France but was later killed by his own men
This explorer and soldier made a great impression on the Indian b/c of his courage and his
he is the older LeMoyne brother who was chosen to lead an expedition to LA @37
he is theyounger LeMoyne brother who went to LA @18 to help start the French colony and keep it from the Spanish and British
King of France during the early exploration & settlement of LA
They heard of Indians downfiver w/ Spanish guns
Why didnt Joliet and Marquette keep traveling south along the MS into present-day LA
April 9, 1682
When did LaSalle claim LA for France?
He tell them to TX by accident after missing the MS, &they finally lost patience w/ himwhen he started to try to find the MSR on foot again
Why did LaSalles menkill him?
They buildt a fort in Pensacola Bay
What did the Spanish do in reaction to hearing that the French were in LA?
They planned to build a fort near the mouth of the MSR
What did the British do in reaction to hearing that the French were in LA?
When did Iberville & Beinville 1st sail up the MSR?
Which of the following was the 1st fort built by Iberveille and the French?
The land seemed better, there was better harbor conditions, & there were lots of trees to build a fort with.
Why did Iberville choose this site to build the 1st fort?
Bienville runs into British warship on the MSR, but bluffs them into leaving.
When Ibervillle went to get supplies from France, what incident happened w/ Beinville?
This incident w/ Beinville is known as the?
Ft. MS(de la Boulaye)
B/c of this incident, then Iberville returned, he decided to build a fortabout 45 miles up the mouth of the MSR called?
When Ft. Maurepas was ruined in a flood, Iberville decided to build a new andimproved fort called?
Disease killed many settlers in the New World. Which disease killed Tonti & Iberville?
The governor was in charge of the military and general management of the colony.
During French colonial LA, what was the governors main job(s)?
an individual or group ofpeople is responsible for all the expenses & risk losing alot of money,but can make lots of money if the colony prospers
In 1712, LA became a proprietorship, who was the 1st man who was given its charter?
Who was appointed governor by the new proprietor?
thieves, women of ill repute, & juvenile delinquents
During the 5 yr period, what type of French colonists were coming to LA?
To suggest growing tobacco and indigo & to institute the Superior Council
The gov. made some good and bad decisions, what were 3 goood decisions?
To build a fort in western LA to deter the Spanish from entering LA.
What was St. Denis' official mission?
What was the settlement that St. Denis' found and when?(the 1st permenant European settlement in LA)
The 2nd proprietor made a company call the Company of the West and then the Company of the Indies. He was?
Germans and Slaves
During this time, what 2 groups of people came to LA who contributed positively to its production?
the prices of stock dropped to nothing after the banks couldn't pay the investors
Why did the MS Bubble burst?
When was NO founded and when?
Who is known as "Father of LA"?
How many yrs was Crozat supposed to have LA for?