Peter Smith

Publications, Lectures and Other Stuff

The Louisiana Purchase, 1803

An excellent summary of a major event in French, American and British history:

The Louisiana Purchase, 1803: America Moves West’, by Arnold Whitridge | Published in History Today Volume 3: Issue: 7 1953.

http://www.historytoday.com/arnold-whitridge/louisiana-purchase-1803-america-moves-west

Ceremony at Place d'Armes, New Orleans marking transfer of Louisiana to the United States, 10 March 1804, as depicted by Thure de Thulstrup.

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