December 14, 2019

Today in History: Louisiana Purchase Treaty

Today in History–October 20–the Library of Congress features the Louisiana Purchase Treaty, ratified by the Senate on this day in 1803. For many fascinating facts about this key purchase, visit the Today in History section, then click the links below to access more primary sources about the Louisiana Purchase. Senate Ratified the Louisiana Purchase Treaty October 20, 1803 from America's Library The Senate Approves the Louisiana Purchase Treaty United States Senate Thomas Jefferson: The … [Read more...]