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Le Sueur, The Explorer of the Minnesota River

Collections of the Minnesota Historical Society
Utilizing excerpts from an account in a French manuscript entitled "History of Louisiana, by La Harpe," this article discusses Le Sueur's travels up the Minnesota River in the early eighteenth century, focusing on interactions with American Indians and on mining operations along the Blue Earth River.

Place Names - Blue Earth River

Watershed regions: 
Blue Earth River  
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