Fort Frontenac is founded in Canada (36 words)

Historical Context Note

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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.

Editors. "Fort Frontenac is founded in Canada". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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