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The great fur land, or, Sketches of life in the Hudson"s Bay territory

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Published by G.P. Putnam"s Sons in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hudson"s Bay Company.,
  • Compagnie de la Baie d"Hudson.,
  • Fur trade -- Canada.,
  • Indians of North America -- Canada.,
  • Fourrures -- Commerce -- Canada.,
  • Indiens -- Amérique du Nord -- Canada.,
  • Northwest, Canadian -- Discovery and exploration.,
  • Canada (Nord-Ouest) -- Découverte et exploration.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby H.M. Robinson : with numerous illustrations from designs by Charles Gasche.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 12758, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 12758
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination4 microfiches (192 fr.)
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23628001M
    ISBN 100665127588

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    - Explore ccpolicechief's board "Voyageurs" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Fur trade, Mountain man and Canadian history pins. Book Description: A vital part of A Country So Interesting are the annotated catalogues of all the maps known to have been produced by the Hudson's Bay Company: maps and sketches. While most are in the Company's archives in Manitoba, Ruggles has tracked down maps in other collections, particularly in various libraries in London, England.

    Seattle is often listed as one of the most walkable cities in the United States. With its beautiful scenery, miles of non-motorized trails, and year-round access, Seattle is an ideal place to explore on Seattle Walks, David B. Williams weaves together the history, natural history, and architecture of Seattle to paint a complex, nuanced, and fascinating story. Unlike American fur trade outfits, the Hudson’s Bay Company directly and actively advanced Great Britain's territorial aspirations. When Lewis and Clark's Corps of Discovery returned to St. Louis in , they announced that the vast fur resources of the Far West offered the most readily exploitable products.


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Robinson, Henry Martin () ; Gasche, Charles (illustrator). The great fur land, or, Sketches of life in the Hudson's Bay territory. New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, The Hudson's Bay Company (HBC; French: Compagnie de la Baie d'Hudson) is a Canadian retail business group.

A fur trading business for much of its existence, HBC now owns and operates retail stores in Canada and the United States. The company sold most of its European operations by August and its remaining stores, in the Netherlands, were closed by the end of Founded: 2 May ; years ago, London, England.

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Hudson's Bay was named after explorer Henry Hudson who first sailed the bay in The first ships to sail under the company are the Eaglet and Nonsuch, which set sail on June 3, Inthe company is officially declared and given access to Rupert’s Land.

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Epic Wanderer, the first full-length biography of mapmaker David Thompson (), is set in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries against the broad canvas of dramatic rivalries between the United States and British North America, between the Hudsons Bay Company and its Montreal-based rival, the North West Company, and among the various First Nations thrown4/5.

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