Just Across the Mississippi
A Short distance to travel to see one of the fundamental reasons France controlled the territory of Louisiana that the Americans were able to snatch from their hands in one of the slickest Land Deals of history.
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Seriously, the amazing historical aspects of our region is without equal.
Not only are there Civil War sights in abundance there is a tribute to a sharecropper uprising.
Cross the Ohio River and soon you will find this marker as you enter Wickliffe, Ky, across from the great mounds sits this sign. There are traces and evidence of these societies and cultures throughout Southeast Missouri.
Just a few things to do on A Hot Summer Day. Escape in the AC of the vehicle; pack the Family; the gas is cheap and fun and effort is richly rewarding.
*Footnotes to the Historical aspect of the sign.
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