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Group 2 Final Presentation


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Group 2 Final Presentation

  1. 1. French Missouri By: Sam, Shelby, Colten, Austin, and Morgan
  2. 2. The French Village <ul><li>Red, white, and black settlers lived in French Village </li></ul><ul><li>The Villages were along the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers </li></ul><ul><li>Built houses far apart </li></ul><ul><li>Orchards and gardens </li></ul><ul><li>Cedar post fences </li></ul>by: Colten C.
  3. 3. The French Houses <ul><li>Some houses made of stone if wealthy </li></ul><ul><li>Most wood houses </li></ul><ul><li>Usually one-story high </li></ul><ul><li>Few pieces of furniture </li></ul><ul><li>Steep roofs </li></ul><ul><li>Porches </li></ul><ul><li>Later had wooden shingles </li></ul>by: Colten C.
  4. 4. African-Americans <ul><li>Most people were black. </li></ul><ul><li>One of every three people lived in Ste.Genivieve and St.Louis. </li></ul><ul><li>The people were African American. </li></ul>By:Shelby
  5. 5. <ul><li>They got along well but sometimes they had problems. </li></ul><ul><li>They traded. </li></ul><ul><li>Indian lodges were open to French hunters. </li></ul><ul><li>Indians sometimes got jobs. </li></ul>French and Indian Neibors By:Shelby
  6. 6. French lead mining and fur trading <ul><li>Fur trading and lead mining was very important. </li></ul><ul><li>Lead mining was very hard work back then. </li></ul><ul><li>Also fur was hard to get </li></ul><ul><li>There was a lead mine near St.Geneve. </li></ul><ul><li>One of the biggest trading post in Missouri was St. Louis! </li></ul>by: Sam
  7. 7. <ul><li>Most first Missourians were farmers! </li></ul><ul><li>Everyone had to with the crops! </li></ul><ul><li>the crops were kept in a field called the common field! </li></ul><ul><li>Every one owned a strip of land to grow there crops! </li></ul><ul><li>every one had to help keep the fence up! </li></ul>Farming in french Missiouri By: Sam
  8. 8. French women <ul><li>The French women planted and harvested their food. </li></ul><ul><li>They also cleaned the house and took good care of the family. </li></ul><ul><li>They even took care of the animals and helped the sick and hurt </li></ul>BY: AUSTIN
  9. 9. FRENCH COOKING <ul><li>The French made gumbos and soups, along with stews. </li></ul><ul><li>They also ate roasted and fried meats. </li></ul><ul><li>Fruits, nuts, and berries are things they ate too. </li></ul><ul><li>They sometimes even ate wild game. </li></ul>BY: AUSTIN
  10. 10. French Clothing <ul><li>The women made the clothing </li></ul><ul><li>The men wore buckskin or rough cotton </li></ul><ul><li>The women wore long red, or blue skirts and a short cotton jacket </li></ul>By. Morgan
  11. 11. French School <ul><li>Most people didn’t go to school </li></ul><ul><li>The richer families have the money for their kids to go to school. </li></ul>By. Morgan
  12. 12. French People at Play <ul><li>On special holidays they would go to festivals </li></ul><ul><li>New Years Eve was special to the French </li></ul><ul><li>They played jump ropes, Tic-tac-toe. </li></ul>By. Morgan