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" French fort, are yet very distinguishable. Though capacious and apparently strong, it was probably calculated for defence against musketry and small arms only. — None can recollect the time of the erection of this fort — it was far beyond the memory... "
Address Delivered Before the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, at ... - Página 42
por Morgan Lewis Martin - 1851 - 48 páginas
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THE HISTORY OF WISCONSIN.

WILLIAM R. SMITH - 1854
...is> commonly called the old French fort are yet (1820) very distinguishable. Though capacious arid apparently strong, it was probably calculated for...evidence to be obtained. Some difference of opinion appears to exist there, as to the question whether it was originally built i Am. State Papers, vol....
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The History of Wisconsin: Historical

William Rudolph Smith - 1854
...them touching this point. The remains of what is commonly called the old French fort are yet (1820) very distinguishable. Though capacious and apparently...fort — it was far beyond the memory of the oldest j nor can the time of its erection be determined by any evidence to be obtained. Some difference of...
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Collections of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Volúmenes1-10

1888
...remains "" very distinguishable, " that it was very "capacious, and apparently strong;" and that " it was probably calculated for defence against musketry and small arms only. " Exactly how all this could be, when the said log-house (Prof. Butler's fort) was burned in 1780,...
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Collections of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Volumen10

State Historical Society of Wisconsin - 1909
...this is what he says: "The remains of what is commonly called the Old French Fort, are yet [in 1802], very distinguishable. Though capacious and apparently...memory of the oldest ; nor can the time of its erection bs determined, by any evidence to be obtained."2 Well, T think not. But this is not all Mr. Lee says...
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French Roots in the Illinois Country: The Mississippi Frontier in Colonial Times

Carl J. Ekberg - 2000 - 359 páginas
...agent, Isaac Lee, speculated that the "Old French Fort" that he showed on his map of Prairie du Chien245 "was probably calculated for defence against musketry...of this fort; it was far beyond the memory of the oldest."246 In any case, the French fort at Prairie du Chien was likely built during the 17505, when...
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