This nineteenth-century lithograph depicts René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle, taking possession of Louisiana and the Mississippi River.
|Creator||Bocquin, Jean-Adolphe (Artist)|
|Regions||Central Louisiana, Greater New Orleans, Northeast Louisiana, Northwest Louisiana, Southeast Louisiana (Florida Parishes), Southwest Louisiana (Acadiana)|
|Time Periods||Era of Exploration, French Colonial Period|
|Repository||The Historic New Orleans Collection|
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