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Louis Jolliet, explorer of rivers.

Virginia Louise Snider Eifert

Louis Jolliet, explorer of rivers.

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Published by Dodd, Mead in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Joliet, Louis, 1645-1700.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    StatementWith maps by James Macdonald.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1030.3 .E35
    The Physical Object
    Pagination242 p.
    Number of Pages242
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5827013M
    LC Control Number61014787

    That volume, Out of the Wilderness (), ends with the coming of spring and with young Abe yearning to travel south on the Sangamon, Illinois, and Mississippi rivers. Her other two biographies are Louis Jolliet, Explorer of Rivers () and George Shannon, Young Explorer with Lewis and Clark ().


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(June 1, – ), sometimes known as Père Marquette or James Marquette, was a French-American Jesuit missionary who founded Michigan's first European settlement, Sault Ste. Marie, and later founded St. Ignace,Marquette, with Louis Jolliet, an explorer born near Quebec City, was the first European to explore and map the northern Born: June 1,Laon, Kingdom of France.

Louis Jolliet (sometimes spelled Joliet) and Jacques Marquette are credited with the (European) discovery of the Mississippi River. Jacques Marquette (also known as Father Marquette) was a Catholic missionary and explorer. He was born in Laon, France. In he came to Québec, Canada and learned Indian languages.

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: Larry Eifert. JACQUES MARQUETTE () LOUIS JOLLIET(sometimes spelled Joliet) () Jacques Marquette and Louis Jolliet searched together and found the waters of the Mississippi River.

Louis Jolliet and Father Jacques Marquette The French governor chose to send two men to lead an exploring party into the new French lands. One man was Louis Jolliet, a French explorer and expert mapmaker. The other was a Catholic priest and missionary, Father Jacques Marquette. They started their his-toric journey in Mackinac, Canada.

Jolliet and Marquette: Explorers of the Mississippi River by Daniel E. Harmon: Louis Jolliet, explorer of rivers by Virginia Louise Snider Eifert: Marquette and Joliet: voyagers on the Mississippi by Ronald Syme: The Upper Mississippi by Walter Havighurst: Upper Mississippi River. Louis Jolliet () was a Canadian explorer, musician, hydrographer, fur trader, and teacher.

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Yes Louis did explore the Great Lakes. Full text of "Life and voyages of Louis Jolliet, " See other formats. InFrench-Canadian explorer Louis Jolliet and Father Jacques Marquette first crossed this wetland area on their return trip from the exploration of the Mississippi Valley. Jolliet, Louis (–), New France (Canada) A French-Canadian fur trader and expert cartographer, Jolliet was commissioned by the governor of New France to explore the path of the Mississippi River.

Jolliet and French missionary Father Jacques Marquette together explored the Great Lakes region and charted the Mississippi as far south as. Jacques Marquette. Jacques Marquette () was a French Jesuit, missionary, and explorer who followed the Illinois and Mississippi rivers on a journey of discovery.

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InFather Jacques Marquette, a Jesuit missionary, and Louis Joliet, a fur trader, undertook an expedition to explore the unsettled territory in North America from the Great Lakes region to the Gulf of Mexico for the colonial power of France.

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Eifert. This Vision book for youth 9 - 15 years old tells the thrilling story of one of America's greatest missionaries who came down from Canada with explorer Louis Joliet to explore the mighty Mississippi River, the "great river" bordered by Indian tribes who killed white men on sight.

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at Quebec, son of Jean Jollyet, a wheelwright in the service of the Compagnie des Cent-Associés, and of Marie d’Abancourt; d.

in New France. Exploration of the Mississippi with Jolliet. Marquette is perhaps best known for his joint exploration of the continent’s interior with Louis Jolliet, a Quebec-born fur trader eight years his junior.

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Marie, a mission among the Ottawa Indians, and to La Pointe de St. Esprit. While he was at St. Ignace on Mackinac Island in Decemberan old. with trader Louis Jolliet on the Mississippi River from Canada.

“Missouri” was taken from the word used by Marquette and Jolliet’s Native American guides to describe the people living here. Today, canoes still travel the Missouri, and the rivers remain public property shared by citizens and commerce.

But our trans. ILLINOIS. Illinois became the 21st state to enter the Union on December 3, It was discovered in by explorer Louis Jolliet and Jesuit Father Jacques Marquette when they floated down the great Mississippi, returning up the Illinois River and crossed the portage to. Peter Rabbit And His Pa Book Louise A Field Illustrated By Virginia Albert.

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He died at the age of 54 on September 5th, in Paris, body was never found in He was last seen en-route to Anticosti Island.Download pdf Sterling RoundThis is a pre-owned sterling silver round commemorating Louis Jolliet Tricentennial of the Jolliet/Marquette Expedition of It is marked STERLING an the edge of the coin with serial # Measures about 2" and weighs Troy oz.

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He was a great Canadian explorer. He was a traveler that mainly went to trade for fur out west. He got picked to travel with Father Marquette and five other people to find the Mississippi River, which they found in In he bought the fur trade post of Sept-Iles.