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Sacagawea Louisiana Purchase

Sacagawea Louisiana Purchase

August 10, 2016
Statue of Sacajawea in Bismarck, ND Sacajawea was a Shoshone Native American and a member of the Lewis and Clark expedition. They were the first…

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Louisiana Purchase Cartoon

Louisiana Purchase Cartoon

August 8, 2016
By James Akin (1773-1846). Hand-tinted engraving on pale blue-grey laid paper. Original size, 28.5 x 40.6 cm (11.22 x 15.98 in.) Thomas Jefferson…

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Louisiana Purchase 1803 map

Louisiana Purchase 1803 map

July 22, 2016
Stretching from the Mississippi River to the Rocky Mountains and from the Gulf of Mexico to the Canadian border, the enormous Louisiana territory…

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Louisiana Purchase price per acre

Louisiana Purchase price per acre

June 29, 2016
To help celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Weeks Act, we have asked Dr. Bob Healy of Duke University’s Nicholas School for the Environment…

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Jefferson Louisiana Purchase

Jefferson Louisiana Purchase

June 24, 2016
Although Thomas Jefferson came to power determined to limit the reach of the federal government, foreign affairs dominated his presidency and…

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Treaty of Louisiana Purchase

Treaty of Louisiana Purchase

April 16, 2016
The exhibition explores treaty negotiations, the debate in Congress, the territory’s mixed culture and multilingual society, settler conflict…

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What years was the Louisiana Purchase?

What years was the Louisiana Purchase?

April 3, 2016
From its inception Louisiana faced an inauspicious existence. Its fate was bound to the French economy during the last years of the reign of…

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Louisiana Purchase Worksheets

Louisiana Purchase Worksheets

March 20, 2016
Introduction What does the light bulb have to do with the U. S. Constitution? Or the board game “Monopoly”? How about the letter you wrote to…

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Landrieu Louisiana Purchase

Landrieu Louisiana Purchase

March 14, 2016
Republican Congressman Bill Cassidy obliterated Democrat Senator Mary Landrieu in her bid for reelection in the final U.S. Senate race of the…

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Cost of Louisiana Purchase

Cost of Louisiana Purchase

March 6, 2016
Barry Ritholtz sez, In doing the research for the Bailout Nation book, I needed a way to put the dollar amounts into proper historical perspective…

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President during the Louisiana Purchase

President during the Louisiana Purchase

March 5, 2016
Election of 1800 In 1800, Thomas Jefferson ran for president of the United States. John Adams also wanted to be president. Jefferson and Aaron…

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Louisiana Purchase Timeline

Louisiana Purchase Timeline

March 4, 2016
The following article was written by my good friend, William Dollarhide: An historical timeline of events relating to the Acadians-Cajuns was…

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Jefferson And Louisiana Purchase

Jefferson And Louisiana Purchase

December 16, 2013
The Louisiana Purchase Treaty was first signed in Paris on April 30, 1803. It later had to be ratified by the United States. Signing of the Louisiana…

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Louisiana Purchase Gardens and Zoo

Louisiana Purchase Gardens and Zoo

April 28, 2015
We’re very excited to announce that the annual Boo at the Zoo event will be held at Louisiana Purchase Gardens & Zoo on Saturday, October…

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U.S. map before Louisiana Purchase

U.S. map before Louisiana Purchase

November 21, 2015
The land was not crowded. Most people at the time were farmers who lived far away from each other. But some Americans wanted more space. They…

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Effects of the Louisiana Purchase

Effects of the Louisiana Purchase

November 29, 2014
Consequences of the Louisiana Purchase The purchase of Louisiana Territory from France doubled the size of the United States and made it a continental…

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Louisiana Purchase Activities

Louisiana Purchase Activities

August 2, 2011
Author’s Notes Learning Objectives Students will identify various groups involved in land use and ownership in the West and learn that territorial…

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Lewis and Clark Louisiana Purchase

Lewis and Clark Louisiana Purchase

March 31, 2014
Learn about the people involved in the journey! Here we have short biographical sketches of Meriwether Lewis, William Clark, York, Sacajawea…

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Louisiana Purchase Manifest Destiny

Louisiana Purchase Manifest Destiny

May 28, 2015
It was the Gadsden Purchase that settled the main boundaries of the United States of America (though Alaska was added in 1867). The Louisiana…

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Westward Expansion Louisiana Purchase

Westward Expansion Louisiana Purchase

February 8, 2014
Early Expansion In 1700 there were around 250, colonists living in the American colonies. By 1775, this number had grown to 2.5 million. Many…

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Louisiana Purchase pictures

Louisiana Purchase pictures

July 12, 2015
Talking Pictures - In Conversation with Joshua Oppenheimer Unclassified 18+ Tags: Activism, Australian Premiere, Documentary, Drama, Guest in…

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Louisiana Purchase map Worksheet

Louisiana Purchase map Worksheet

June 21, 2015
Advertisement. EnchantedLearning.com is a user-supported site. As a bonus, site members have access to a banner-ad-free version of the site…

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James Madison Louisiana Purchase

James Madison Louisiana Purchase

October 12, 2014
Known as the fourth president of the United States, as well as being renowned for his political philosophy and participation in the founding…

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Louisiana Purchase map

Louisiana Purchase map

January 31, 2015
The 1803 Louisiana Purchase from France during Thomas Jefferson’s first term as president more than doubled the size of the United States. Jefferson’s…

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