French Exploration of South Dakota

  • 2017

French explorers Francois and Louis Joseph Verendrye are thought to be the first white men to set foot in what is now South Dakota. Jay Vogt, South Dakota State Historical Society director, shows us a marker left by the brothers near Pierre

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  • Premiered: October 7, 2017
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  • Premise: French explorers Francois and Louis Joseph Verendrye are thought to be the first white men to set foot in what is now South Dakota. Jay Vogt, South Dakota State Historical Society director, shows us a marker left by the brothers near Pierre