Actor: "We have lost half our men. Of our original 223 horses, only forty remain. We had not settled the colonies or secured the harbors that King Charles wanted so desperately."
|Photo credit: Still frame from "Hernando DeSoto in America." Original video provided courtesy of the DeSoto National Memorial.
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