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Published by S.D. State Historical Society in Pierre, S.D .
Written in English


  • La Vérendrye, Pierre Gaultier de Varennes, sieur de, 1685-1749.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsSouth Dakota State Historical Society., Miniature Book Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsF655 .V47 1928
The Physical Object
Pagination22 p. :
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3547656M
LC Control Number2001553981

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From the Wikipedia page [1] The Vérendrye Runestone was allegedly found on an early expedition into the territory west of the Great Lakes by the French Canadian explorer Pierre Gaultier de Varennes et de La Vérendrye, in the s. It is not mentioned in the official records of La Vérendrye's expeditions, but in he discussed it with visiting Swedish scientist Pehr Kalm, from whose.   First, it was fun to bring the story of the mysterious La Verendrye Stone to a wider audience. I wrote about the stone and the possibility of it being another land claim stone placed by the Knights Templar at about the same time as the Kensington Rune Stone in my book, "The Kensington Rune Stone: Compelling new Evidence" (pages ). Verendrye sends bills out at the beginning of the month and payment is due upon receipt, no later than the 22nd of each month. Bills not paid by the due date are subject to late fees and disconnection of service. For a detailed explanation of your bill, be sure to read your Owner's Guide. “I placed on an eminence near the fort a tablet of lead, with the arms and inscription of the King and a pyramid of stones for Monsieur Le General; I said to the savages, who did not know of the tablet of lead I had placed in the earth; that I was placing these stones as a .