This bundle focuses on the French Colonial Period of Louisiana History. It looks at the early explorers, both Spanish and French and moves through the periods of early French Settlement up until the Mississippi Bubble. This document focuses on the French aspects of these questions.
•What geographical features attracted the French and the Spanish to Louisiana settlements? (8.2.3, 8.3.1-3)
•How did events during the colonial period influence the economic growth and development of Louisiana? Justify your answer. (8.10.3)