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  Village is Named for St. Louis
Category:  Planning and Development
Brief Description:  PIerre Laclede named his new settlement on the banks fo the Mississippi for St. Louis, the patron saint of Louis XV.
Year:  1764
Decade:  1760 - 1769
Beginning Date:     Apr. 01, 1764
Ending Date:     Apr. 01, 1764



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