These conflicts soon became known as "The French And Indian War". The Indians helped everyone. The war lasted from 1758 to 1765. The British won this war and the last French flag flying over Illinois was at Fort de Chartres, and it was lowered in 1765.
British control was never strong or wise and the area became as rough as the wild west 100 years later...
If at our website you can not find any essay you need for your study, you can order a paper on any topic with us.
Our company employs only qualified writers that are Master's and PhD holders.
Order custom written essay
Research papers are written by professional writers
Requirements are always met
Posibility to control the working process of your paper
A chance of becoming the best student in your class.
One day, word came that the American Colonies had signed a Declaration of Independence aimed towards British rule. Roger Clark felt he might be able to take Illinois away from the British crown. In 1777, Clark went to Patrick Henry (governor of Virginia) for help with his plan. In the name of Virginia he supplied Clark with as many men as he could, without sacrificing Virgina's safety, and Clark was off to retake Illinois...