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borderlands
land around a barrier
presidio
the spanish name for fort
permanent
long lasting
scarce
not plentiful
hacienda
lange estates or large house
self-sufficient
self supporting
mission
small religious communities
royal colony
a colony ruled by a king
portage
a method of transportation
tributary
a stream that feeds a larger river
proprietary colony
a colony that was ruled by one or more owners
proprietor
owner
Louis XIV
one of the Kings of France
Count de Frontenac
a French leader
Algonquins
an Indian tribe
Jacques Marquette
a French explorer who knew Indian language
Louis Joliet
a French fur trader
Sieur de La Salle
a French explorer
Louisiana
name by La Salle and name for Louis XIV
Iberville and Bienville
two brothers that started a settlement