Metropolis is a city located along the Ohio River in Massac County, Illinois,
United States. ... In 1757, Massac County was settled by a French expedition,
which built Fort De L'Ascension for us...
Metropolis, Illinois, located at Exit 37 on Interstate 24 at the southernmost tip of ...
of the Fort that once served to protect French, British and American troops.
Metropolis, located in Massac County on the banks of the Ohio River, has played
key ... In 1757, Massac County began its documented history when the French ...
Get directions, maps, and traffic for Metropolis, IL. ... In 1757, Massac County was
settled by a French expedition, which built Fort De L'Ascension for use during ...
The Annual Fort Massac Encampment in Metropolis, IL on October 15-16, 2017
will feature the thunderous boom of cannons and a tempting assortment of foods
Friends of Fort Massac, Metropolis, IL. ... during the Massac School of the Sodier
event to film several segments on French history in the mid-Mississippi Valley.
It was early visited by the French, and here in 1757 they staged their last struggle
for .... Metropolis, Illinois G. W. M. November 1, 1954 CHAPTER I GENERAL ...
Under the authority of Captain Charles Phillipe Aubry the French erected a fort
and named ... Fort Massac Site is located at 1308 E. 5th Street, Metropolis, Illinois
talented people. Metropolis, Illinois in Massac. County, is located on the Ohio.
River across from Paducah,. Kentucky. When Illinois was under French colonial ...
Jul 1, 2004 ... Keeping Alive the French and Indian War. by Madeleine Baran. From a French
and Indian war reenactment at Fort Massac in Metropolis, Illinois ...