"Taking possession of Louisiana and the River Mississippi, in the name of Louis XIVth"

About this Image

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)
Coverage 1860
Medium Lithograph
Repository The Historic New Orleans Collection
Number 1970.1
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