Henri de Tonti
“A true friend unbosoms freely, advises justly, assists readily, adventures boldly, takes all patiently, defends courageously, and continues a friend unchangeably.” – William Penn: Fruits of Solitude, 1693
René-Robert de La Salle
Henri de Tonti attacked by Iroquois during mediation
- Louis A. Lepis: Italian Heroes of American History; Americans of Italian Descent; 1976.
- Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture