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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Mobile,_Alabama

Although Spain's presence in the area had been sporadic, the French, under Pierre Le Moyne d'Iberville from ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Old_Mobile_Site

The Old Mobile Site was the location of the French settlement La Mobile and the associated Fort Louis de La Louisiane, in the French colony of New France in North America, from 1702 until 1712. The site is located in Le Moyne, Alabama, on the Mobile River in the Mobile-Tensaw River Delta.

www.mobile.org/mobile-charm/history

A 300 Year Old City- Mobile AL has A LOT of History , it is the oldest city in Alabama, French, Spanish, British, Creole, Catholic, Greek and African influences on ...

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Jun 8, 2017 ... Sixteen years before they founded New Orleans, the French established a settlement on the Gulf of Mexico, a town now called Mobile, ...

www.u-s-history.com/pages/h2255.html

The role of History of Mobile, Alabama in the history of the United States of ... Founded in 1702 as Fort Louis de la Mobile, the city was ruled by the French ...

www.encyclopediaofalabama.org/article/h-1794

Sep 25, 2008 ... Mobile Founded by the French in 1702, Mobile is Alabama's oldest city and a major port facility for the region. The city's three centuries of ...

www.city-data.com/us-cities/The-South/Mobile-History.html

Mobile's long-term French and Spanish heritage make it unique in Alabama and places the city among the elite urban centers of the South. In 2002, Mobile ...

www.exploresouthernhistory.com/mobile.html

Aug 3, 2014 ... Mobile, Alabama is a historic and charming city on the Alabama Gulf Coast. Settled by the French in 1702, it is home to the oldest Mardi Gras ...

www.al.com/living/index.ssf/2015/09/when_french_orphans_called_cas.html

Sep 14, 2015 ... In its earliest days, before Mobile was part of Alabama, it was a struggling French colony in need of settlers. The men far outnumbered the ...