posted by chris .
I need some personal facts and his discovery about the explorer named Robert de La Salle. Please I really need help on this one!
- history - Ms. Sue
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.