Hennepin County (Minneapolis) Attorney Mike Freeman rebutted their charges this week.
Father Hennepin had among his contemporaries two rivals in the fabrication of new discoveries.
Father Hennepin stood up and waved toward them his peace calumet, with its imposing decoration of feathers.
Father Hennepin was a self-conceited and self-convicted liar.
Father Hennepin tells us that the stout soul of La Salle quailed before the horrible tumult which threatened to engulf him.
Cold, hunger, and discontent found imperfect antidotes in Tonty's energy and Hennepin's sermons.
Father Hennepin stood up in his boat and in his hands extended toward the savages, the calumet of peace.
Hennepin sailed for France as soon as he could and wrote a book about his adventures.
Father Hennepin affected great composure, assuming that he was among friends.
Father Hennepin, who understood the Indians thoroughly, spread upon it a blanket.