3: Iberville's Prospectus


Iberville’s prospectus for the founding of Louisiana as presented to Louis XIV
by Pierre Le Moyne, sieur d’Iberville
The Historic New Orleans Collection, 99-110-L

Historian Erin Greenwald discusses this colonial prospectus, written by Pierre Le Moyne, sieur d’Iberville, for the purpose of securing funds to establish permanent settlements in Louisiana.