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  • 1. Let’s Settle This Arkansas Post
  • 2. La Salle’s Legacy
    • Returned to France
    • Left France on a huge expedition
    • Missed the landing point (Gulf of Mexico)
      • They were lost
    • Scared and worried, his men murdered La Salle
    • He built a positive and trusting relationships with the Indians
    • Opened waterways
    • Established permanent settlements
  • 3. De Tonti
    • De Tonti awaited La Salle’s return to America
    • Waited in St. Louis for 2 years
    • Worried that he would not return, De Tonti went looking for him
  • 4. Arkansas Post
    • De Tonti established this fort in 1686
      • Poste aux Arkansas
    • Very few people lived here
    • Many traders and travelers would temporally stay here
    • La Salle’s men found their way here
  • 5. France at War
    • France could not afford to send more explorers due to their revolutionary war
    • French tried to limit Spanish & English claims on land
  • 6.