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The early history of St. Louis and Missouri

by Elihu Hotchkiss Shepard

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Published by Southwestern book and publishing company in Saint Louis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Saint Louis (Mo.) -- History,
  • Missouri -- History

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF474.S2 S54
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, [9]-170 p.
    Number of Pages170
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23358275M
    LC Control Numberrc 01001412

      Located on the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers, the state was an important hub of transportation and commerce in early America, and the Gateway Arch in St. Louis is a monument to Missouri’s role. History of St. Louis. Founded in by Pierre Laclede, St. Louis was located in the territory owned by Spain and France prior to the Louisiana Purchase in The Spanish governmental records were retained in and moved to Havana, Cuba, and then to Seville, Spain. Those records are on microfilm as part of the Cuban Collection housed at the Clayton Library in .

    The history of Missouri begins with settlement of the region by indigenous people during the Paleo-Indian period beginning in ab BC. Subsequent periods of native life emerged until the 17th century. New France set up small settlements, and in Napoleonic France sold the area to the U.S. as part of the Louisiana ood for Missouri came following . - French explorers Father Jacques Marquette and Louis Jolliet enter Missouri. - Robert de La Salle claims the Louisiana Territory for France. - Fort Orleans is constructed. - The city of St. Louis is established. - The United States buys Missouri as part of the Louisiana Purchase.

    Missouri Digital Heritage:: Educational Resources:: Timeline of Missouri History: The first State Fair held at Sedalia opened (Sept. 9) The Monsanto Company was founded in St. Louis (Nov. 29) Worlds Fair. Varied Industries Building. The World’s Fair opened in St. Louis (Apr. 30) The primary election law was adopted in. The Lewis and Clark Expedition set out from St. Louis (May 14) The Territory of Louisiana was established; the seat of government was St. Louis (Mar. 3) The city of Ste. Genevieve was incorporated (June 18) Joseph Charless founded the first newspaper in Missouri, the "Missouri Gazette" Fort Osage was established on the.


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As such, readers should not use this as the Gospel for these early.Among the early printers to settle in St. Louis was and Irish immigrant named Joseph Charless, who published the first newspaper west of the Mississippi, the Missouri Gazette, in St.

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