WESLEY MULLER/SUN HERALD 
 Actors portray Native Americans and French explorers, including David Reynolds as Pierre Le Moyne, sieur d'Iberville, second from right, during a reenactment with the 1699 Historical Society in Ocean Springs on Saturday, April 30, 2016.
WESLEY MULLER/SUN HERALD Actors portray Native Americans and French explorers, including David Reynolds as Pierre Le Moyne, sieur d'Iberville, second from right, during a reenactment with the 1699 Historical Society in Ocean Springs on Saturday, April 30, 2016.
WESLEY MULLER/SUN HERALD Actors portray Native Americans and French explorers, including David Reynolds as Pierre Le Moyne, sieur d'Iberville, second from right, during a reenactment with the 1699 Historical Society in Ocean Springs on Saturday, April 30, 2016.

As French land in 1699 Ocean Springs, diplomacy avoids bloodshed

April 30, 2016 7:41 PM