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Louisiana: European Explorations and the Louisiana Purchase provide access to 119 items that document the exploration of the Louisiana territory and the Louisiana purchase. Included are maps, books, newspapers and images of the era that document the region.
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These historical era(s) are best represented in the collection, although they may not be all-encompassing.
- The New Nation, 1780-1815
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