Louisiana Purchase

Meaning of Louisiana Purchase

Meaning of Louisiana Purchase

November 3, 2017
Was the enormous land deal in which the United States, during the administration of Thomas Jefferson, purchased territory from France comprising…

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Louisiana Purchase location

Louisiana Purchase location

August 20, 2017
Louisiana Purchase Cypress Legacy Alive in 1803. If you know the location of a potential Louisiana Purchase Cypress Legacy cypress tree, contact…

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Facts on Louisiana Purchase

Facts on Louisiana Purchase

August 8, 2017
The Louisiana Purchase was a defining moment for Thomas Jefferson and the United States. There was a real chance that the Louisiana Territory…

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Louisiana Purchase primary sources

Louisiana Purchase primary sources

July 18, 2017
Diplomacy of the French Cession The impetus to cede the French colony of Louisiana to the Spanish was the long, expensive conflict of the French…

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Louisiana Purchase political Cartoon

Louisiana Purchase political Cartoon

July 16, 2017
“Declined with Thanks” Cartoonist: J. S. Pughe Source: Puck Complete HarpWeek Explanation: This Puck cartoon endorses the expansionist foreign…

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Louisiana Purchase area

Louisiana Purchase area

July 11, 2017
County: Monroe, Lee, Phillips Division: Mississippi Alluvial Plain Acres: 35 Year Added: 1977 Downloads County Locator Boundary Map Louisiana…

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Louisiana Purchase States

Louisiana Purchase States

June 29, 2017
The Sala Capitular The furniture on display in today s Sala Capitular has been reproduced from an existing inventory of the furniture present…

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Map of Louisiana Purchase Territory

Map of Louisiana Purchase Territory

May 1, 2017
In 1800, when the armies of French ruler Napoleon Bonaparte moved across Europe, pressuring Spain into a corner, the Territory of Louisiana (New…

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Benefits of Louisiana Purchase

Benefits of Louisiana Purchase

April 30, 2017
It about doubled the amount of territory owned by the fledgling U.S., and for a very reasonable cost. It also provided the U.S. with some badly…

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Louisiana Purchase importance

Louisiana Purchase importance

April 29, 2017
Napoleon Bonaparte of France was engaged in wars on numerous fronts in Europe and was running short of money to fund his military campaigns…

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Louisiana Purchase Lesson

Louisiana Purchase Lesson

April 22, 2017
The Louisiana Purchase Lesson One: The Louisiana Purchase One way to begin a lesson in nineteenth century history is to create a sense of perspective…

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Louisiana Purchase date acquired

Louisiana Purchase date acquired

March 27, 2017
Louisiana Purchase, 1803 The Louisiana Purchase encompassed 530, , acres of territory in North America that the United States purchased from…

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Louisiana Purchase Kids

Louisiana Purchase Kids

March 20, 2017
In her new book Bugged, Sarah Albee explores history through the lens of insects — including how they spread disease, how they influence conflicts…

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Definition Louisiana Purchase

Definition Louisiana Purchase

March 10, 2017
The legislature recognizes that the effectiveness of representative government is dependent upon a knowledgeable electorate and the confidence…

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Significance of Louisiana Purchase

Significance of Louisiana Purchase

February 24, 2017
US Postage Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Louisiana Purchase Focus Question: What was the importance of the Louisiana Purchase? For…

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Louisiana Purchase effects

Louisiana Purchase effects

February 9, 2017
Image Ownership: Public Domain It is ironic that the 1803 Louisiana Purchase from France was instigated by one of the few successful slave rebellions…

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Louisiana Purchase agreement form

Louisiana Purchase agreement form

January 18, 2017
Eligible Purchasers: Public K12, Charter Schools, Public Higher Education, Community Colleges; State and Local Government Agencies, and Political…

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Louisiana Purchase images

Louisiana Purchase images

December 28, 2016
The period from 1803 to 1812 was a landmark in Louisiana history. In these years, the land that became Louisiana went from a European colony…

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1803 the Louisiana Purchase

1803 the Louisiana Purchase

December 25, 2016
In one of the largest land transactions in history, France officially transfered the Louisiana Territory to the United States on December 20…

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Date of the Louisiana Purchase

Date of the Louisiana Purchase

December 5, 2016
Louisiana Purchase summary: The United States bought 828, square miles of land from France in 1803. The French controlled this region from 1699…

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Information on the Louisiana Purchase

Information on the Louisiana Purchase

November 12, 2016
Evolving European and American Conceptions of Louisiana to 1803 Until 1803 the exploration and mapping of the territory acquired by the United…

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Cost of the Louisiana Purchase

Cost of the Louisiana Purchase

October 20, 2016
Everyone loves making a buck, including governments. Unfortunately, the reality of many “great deals, ” especially in the history books, has…

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Pros and cons of the Louisiana Purchase

Pros and cons of the Louisiana Purchase

October 18, 2016
This is the first in a two-part series. Part 2 will appear in next week s Gambit. At the opening night of the New Orleans Film Festival in October…

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Lewis and Clark explored the Louisiana Purchase

Lewis and Clark explored the Louisiana Purchase

September 3, 2016
After the American Revolution, the people of the new United States look westward for a new start. President Thomas Jefferson makes the Louisiana…

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