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As early as 1615, Frenchmen settled alongside the St. Clair River within the quarter referred to now as Algonac and Clay Township to exchange furs with local americans. regardless of Louis XIV�s choice to construct a colonial empire during this zone, the French �fleur-de-lis� was once changed by means of the British Union Jack in 1760 after which via the yankee �Stars and Stripes� in 1783, making it one of many few areas in Michigan to have flown the flags of 3 international locations.
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Angels of the Battlefield by George Barton