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Term: Catarakouy, Fort

Definition: Fort Frontenac, built 1673-1685 at the east end of Lake Ontario at the mouth of the Cataraqui River, on the site of the modern city of Kingston, Ontario.

[Source: Carheil, Etienne de. "Letter ... to Monsieur Louis Hector de Callières" in The Jesuit Relations and allied documents", ed. By Reuben Gold Thwaites (v. 65) at Turning Points in Wis. History (www.wisconsinhistory.org/turningpoints/)]
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