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What Are Buildings Made Of?

   Question #1

The first village of St Louis was a trading post built by men who had no tools or materials except for those they could canoe across the Mississippi from Illinois and the resources they found on the site.

What did they use to build the first trading post?
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Marble Wood Mud Bricks


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