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  1. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia For other uses, see Louisiana Purchase (disambiguation). The Louisiana Purchase (French: Vente de la Louisiane 'Sale of Louisiana') was the acquisition of the territory of Louisiana by the United States from France in 1803.

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  2. Louisiana - Wikipedia

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    Louisiana (/ luˌiːziˈænə / (listen), / ˌluːzi -/ (listen)) is a state in the Deep South region of the South Central United States. It is the 19th-smallest by area and the 25th most populous of the 50 U.S. states.

  3. Louisiana (New France) - Wikipedia

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    Louisiana (French: La Louisiane; La Louisiane française) or French Louisiana was an administrative district of New France. Under French control 1682 to 1762 and 1801 (nominally) to 1803, the area was named in honor of King Louis XIV, by French explorer René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de la Salle.

  4. Louisiana (pronounced /lōō-ē'zē-ăn'ə/) is a state in the Southern United States of America. It had a population of about 4,533,372 people in 2010. The state has a total area of about 51,885 sq mi (134,382 km 2). Louisiana is the 25th largest state by population and the 31th largest state by area.

    • April 30, 1812 (18th)
    • Baton Rouge
  5. Louisiana Purchase - Wikipedia

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    From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia For other uses, see Louisiana Purchase (disambiguation). The Louisiana Purchase (French: Vente de la Louisiane 'Sale of Louisiana') was the acquisition of the territory of Louisiana by the United States from France in 1803.

  6. Louisiana (New France) - Simple English Wikipedia, the free ...

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    Louisiana (French: La Louisiane; La Louisiane française) or French Louisiana was an administrative district of New France. It was under French control 1682 to 1762 and 1801 (nominally) to 1803 when France sold it in the Louisiana Purchase. The area was named after King Louis XIV by French explorer René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle.

  7. Louisiane — Wikipédia

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    Article détaillé : Louisiane (Nouvelle-France). En 1682, René-Robert Cavelier de La Salle, venu de la Nouvelle-France, explore le bassin du Mississippi jusqu'à son embouchure et donne à cet immense territoire le nom de Louisiane en l'honneur du roi de France, Louis XIV.

  8. Houma, Louisiana - Wikipedia

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    From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Houma (/ ˈhoʊmə / HOH-mə) is the largest city in, and the parish seat of, Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana, United States. It is also the largest principal city of the Houma– Bayou Cane – Thibodaux Metropolitan Statistical Area.

  9. Shreveport, Louisiana - Wikipedia

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    From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Shreveport (/ ˈʃriːvpɔːrt / SHREEV-port) is a city in the U.S. state of Louisiana. It is the most populous city in the Shreveport-Bossier City metropolitan area. Shreveport ranks third in population in Louisiana after New Orleans and Baton Rouge.

  10. St. James Parish, Louisiana - Wikipedia

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    From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia St. James Parish (French: Paroisse de Saint-Jacques) is a parish located in the U.S. state of Louisiana. The parish seat is Convent. The parish was created in 1807.

  11. Baton Rouge, Louisiana - Wikipedia

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    Baton Rouge (/ ˌbætən ˈruːʒ / BAT-ən ROOZH; from French Bâton-Rouge 'red stick') is the capital of the U.S. state of Louisiana. On the eastern bank of the Mississippi River, it is the parish seat of East Baton Rouge Parish, the most-populous parish in Louisiana.