History of the Alabama Landing

Written by Jon McKinnie - 2013 In 1541-1542, Spanish explorer Hernando DeSoto's expedition included the first white men to explore this particular area of north Louisiana. They had traveled throughout mid-America from the Mobile, Ala., starting point and, in time, to south Louisiana. Expedition journals  record they spent the winter of 1541 at an Indian … Continue reading History of the Alabama Landing