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DeSoto Marches North

The first inland march of the expedition marked the beginning of many violent encounters with the local Indian tribes. This segment describes the typical confrontations DeSoto faced, and the expedition's first winter.

Movie credit: Segment from the movie "Hernando DeSoto in America." Original video provided courtesy of the DeSoto National Memorial.

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