le 26 juin 1604
The June 26, 1604 Samuel Champlain of Brouage en Saintonge With Pierre Du Gua de Monts and his companions founded in Acadia the first permanent French settlement in Canada and then drew plans for Quebec City in 1608.
Location. 48° 51.903′ N, 2° 18.636′ E. Marker is in Paris, Île-de-France. Marker is at the intersection of Cours la Reine and Avenue de Franklin Delano Roosevelt on Cours la Reine. Touch for map. This marker is located at the entrance to l'Jardin de le Monde Nouveau (Garden of the New World). Marker is in this post office area: Paris, Île-de-France 75008, France.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Jacques Cartier (here, next to this marker); The Conference Gate (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); L’égoùt de Paris (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); Place Louis XV (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); L’Obelisque de Luxor (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); Centre français de rapatriement
Also see . . . Champlain, Samuel de - Dicationary of Canadian Biography Online. "CHAMPLAIN, SAMUEL DE, draftsman, geographer, explorer, founder of Quebec in 1608." (Submitted on October 25, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
Categories. • Exploration • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 25, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 352 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 25, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.