Champlain Quadricentennial: When the French Were Here


Subject:
History , History By Place , Discovery & Exploration , Canada

Description:
"The year 2009 marks the 400th anniversary of Samuel de Champlain's arrival on Lake Champlain and his exploration of its surroundings." This site "tell[s] the story of what we celebrate and why." Features essays about Champlain, a 1492-1620 timeline "for considering Champlain's journey to Quebec relative to a selection of familiar New World or European milestones," an image gallery, and related material. From Champlain College, located near Lake Champlain in Burlington, Vermont.

Publisher:
Champlain College

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.champlainquadricentennial.com/


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