Marquette and Joliet descend Mississippi to Arkansas (15 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

French explorers Jacques Marquette and Louis Joliet descend the Mississippi River to the Arkansas River.

Citation:
Editors. "Marquette and Joliet descend Mississippi to Arkansas". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16601, accessed 04 December 2016.]