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4th Grade learn about La Belle: The Ship That Changed History
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Thursday, October 04, 2018
Video Conference with Bullock State Museum

4th Graders had the opportunity to speak with a historian from the Bullock State Museum about the preservation efforts of the shipwreck found in Matagorda Bay near Port Lavaca. Students learned of La Salle's exploration and the hardships they faced during the 1686 expedition. The La Belle shipwreck was recovered in 1995 and is now on display at the Bullock State Museum.

4th Grade Video Conference

To see more information about La Salle's expidition, the La Belle shipwreck and the exhibit at the Bullock State Museum in Austin, visit their website at

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