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Fort Orleans, Missouri
 
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Missouri (Carroll County), De Witt — Fort Orleans1723
First settlement in Missouri made by the French Marked by the Carrollton Chapter Daughters American Revolution 1924Map (db m131999) HM
Missouri (Carroll County), De Witt — Fort Orleans
(side 1) Fort Orleans, first European post in the Missouri Valley, was built by the French explorer Etienne Véniard De Bourgmond on the Missouri River close by, a few miles above the mouth of the Grand, 1723-24. The exact location of the . . . — Map (db m132000) HM

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