posted by chris on .
I need some personal facts and his discovery about the explorer named Robert de La Salle. Please I really need help on this one!
Robert de La Salle
He was born in France on November 24, 1643
He is sometimes called "the Father of the Louisiana Territory."
He went to a Jesuit school I believe.
I know there ahave been streets named after him called Avenue La Salle, in Canada, that all I know though
Robert de La Salle is noted for:
A. finding the Northwest Passage.
B. claiming for France the land around the Mississippi River.
C. leading a Jesuit mission in New France.
D. exploring the St. Lawrence River.