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Explorer René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle, who reached Arkansas in 1682 and stopped with his men at the Quapaw village of Kappa, a settlement located on the Mississippi River approximately twenty miles south of the mouth of the White River.
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La Salle, René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de
European Exploration and Settlement, 1541 through 1802
French Explorers and Settlers
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