Fort Frontenac is founded in Canada (36 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Louis de Buade de Frontenac, who had arrived in Canada the previous September as Governor-General of New France, founds Fort Frontenac in Ontaria. He appoints La Salle as its commandant, and conciliates the Iroquois indigenous people.

Citation:
Editors. "Fort Frontenac is founded in Canada". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16602, accessed 07 December 2016.]