Information on the United States' Louisiana Purchase.
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Avalon Project at Yale Law School:The Louisiana Purchase, 1803
Contains documents relating to the purchase: treaties, conventions, statutes, and messages to Congress during the period 1800-1804. Also includes Hunter Miller's notes on the 1803 treaty of purchase. From the Avalon Project web site of documents in law, history, and diplomacy.
The Louisiana Purchase and the Exploration, Early History, and Building of the West
The history of the Louisiana Territory both before and after its purchase by the United States. Text of 1903 book by Ripley Hitchcock.
The Louisiana Purchase Bicentennial in Arkansas
Bicentennial events in Arkansas, with news and calendar.
Teaching about the Louisiana Purchase
Provides an overview of the Louisiana Purchase with tips for teaching about it to students. [PDF]
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