Republican France

Republican France (HM21VA)

Location: Gillett, AR 72055 Arkansas County
Country: United States of America
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N 34° 1.033', W 91° 20.894'

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When Napoleon I became Emperor of France in 1799, he envisioned the establishment of a vast "French Empire in America". He began in 1800 when he won control of Louisiana from Spain.

Constant threat of war with England soon forced him to abandon his plans. In late 1803, negotiations were consummated between France and the United States which culminated in the Louisiana Purchase. Thus ended the long struggle by European powers to dominate the Mississippi Valley.
HM NumberHM21VA
Placed ByNational Park Service, Department of Interior
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Date Added Sunday, September 24th, 2017 at 7:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 652514 N 3765295
Decimal Degrees34.01721667, -91.34823333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 1.033', W 91° 20.894'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 1' 1.98" N, 91° 20' 53.64" W
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Area Code(s)870
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1623B Old Post Rd, Gillett AR 72055, US
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