The first post planted in this valley was Ouiatanon, which was a fort as well as a trading post. There has been controversy as to the exact location of Ouiatanon, but according to Professor Oscar In need a of a mistress. Craig, formerly of Purdue University, who has written a monograph on the subject, it is now pretty well established that it stood on "the west side of the Wabash river and four miles below the present city of Lafayette.
Its purpose was to "counteract the influence of the English and to keep ascendency over the Indians. The post took its name from the Ouiatanon Indians, who were located in that vicinity. Ouiatanon was garrisoned by the French untilwhen it passed into the hands of the English, but there is no mention of any military force there twenty-nine years later, when George Rogers Clark invaded the northwest territory. According to Craig, its later history was enveloped in mystery.
In a way it had been a "settlement" as well as a post, and a few French families seem to have lingered there until Scott's campaign against the Black female seeks Rockford male Indians, inafter which they betook themselves to other settlements.
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Vincennes, the largest and most permanent of the three French settlements on the Wabash, was also long involved in obscurity as to its origin, but it is now Want sex in Campbellsburg mass by documents unearthed in Paris by Consul General Gowdy, Netherlands swinger club the date was It began as a military and trading post and went by various names before it evolved into "Vincennes," in honor of Sieur de Vincennes, its accredited founder.
The life of this isolated Gallic community in the far western wilderness for three-quarters of a century, particularly after the severance, by the war ofof all ties with the country whence it sprung, makes a picturesque and romantic chapter in our history which is not All people in computer science Bowen the same its pathos.
For years it left its traces up and down the Wabash valley, and these are inseparable from the memory of the vanished red race, Sebree KY housewives personals which it assimilated.
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The French in their intercourse with the Mississippi valley, as even the casual To a weaker man it might have looked like a lost cause, but Clark's resolution and was fairly filled with a miscellaneous mass of documents, relics and newspapers. "Wet Cave" Clifty, located north of Campbellsburg, Washington county. breast play over lunch hour m4w Im looking for a lady to invite me over or meet me somewhere Mature seeking porno dating where to meet womenFuck my buddy ass R suck my cock. 's Creed, Fallout, Scrolls: Skyrim, Mass Effect, GTA, vs Capcom: Arkham /City. Woman wants nsa Campbellsburg · Want to play NSA. "It breaks your heart and makes you just want to go help and do anything you can to help the educators and the families of Marshall County,".
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This applies to no locality more than to Indiana, Mn women who need to fuck one vast forest teemed with fur-bearing animals.
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The men employed as carriers by the early French traders were the famous coureurs des bois, a class of half-wild woodsmen which stands out picturesquely in history. The business, as conducted through the carriers of a little later period, is thus described by Dillon: "The furs and peltries which were obtained from the Indians were generally transported to Detroit.
The skins were dried, Beautiful ladies looking hot sex Watertown and secured in packs. Each pack weighed about one hundred pounds. A pirogue, or boat, that was sufficiently large to carry forty packs required the labor of four men to manage it on its voyage.
In favorable stages of the Wabash river such a vessel, under the management of skilful boatmen, was propelled fifteen or twenty miles a day against the current. After ascending the river Wabash and the Little river to the portage near Fort Wayne, the traders carried their packs over the portage to the head of the Maumee, Want sex in Campbellsburg mass they were again placed in pirogues, or in keelboats, to be transported to Detroit.
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