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On the origin and progress of the North-West Company of Canada

with a history of the fur trade, as connected with that concern, and observations on the political importance of the company"s intercourse with, and influence over the Indians or savage nations of the interior, and on the necessity of maintaining and supporting the system from which that influence arises, and by which only it can be preserved

by Nathaniel Atcheson

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Published by Printed by Cox, Son and Baylis in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • North West Company,
  • North West Company,
  • Fur trade,
  • Indians of North America -- Commerce,
  • Fourrures -- Commerce,
  • Indiens -- Amérique du Nord -- Commerce

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 27875, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 27875
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (23 fr.).
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24159159M
    ISBN 100665278756

      Sources: Lloyd Keith, The North West Company’s Adventure to the Columbia: Reassessment of Financial Failure (Winnipeg: Centre for Rupert’s Land Studies, University of Winnipeg, ); David Lavender, Land of Giants: The Drive to the Pacific Northwest (New York: Doubleday & Company, ); Richard Somerset Mackie,Trading Beyond the Mountains: The British . Alberta - Alberta - History: The area now known as Alberta has been inhabited by various Native American (First Nations) groups for at le years. European explorers first appeared in the s as the fur trade expanded across western North America. Two rivals, the Hudson’s Bay Company and the North West Company, began building trading posts in the last quarter of the 18th century.

    "The Hudson's Bay Company Archives is one of the world's most complete archival collections and a national treasure. Protected in the vaults of the Archives of Manitoba, its documents trace the history of the fur trade, North American exploration, the growth of a retail empire, and the evolution of Canada as a country. Keepers of the Record offers the first comprehensive look at the 3/5(1). View Test Prep - HBC vs NWC answers from HIST 30F at Dakota Collegiate. Hudsons Bay Company vs. North West Company Comparison Notes HBC London, England (in .

      Children of the North West Company: History of British Columbia and Western Canada fur trade - Duration: Canada. History of Canada in a Nutshell. - Duration: FT2 The North West Company There were two major companies in the fur trade, the Hudson’s Bay Company and the North West out more about the NWC by reading these cards.


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On the origin and progress of the North-West Company of Canada [microform]: with a history of the fur trade, as connected with that concern, and observations on the political importance of the company's intercourse with, and influence over the Indians or savage nations of the interior, and on the necessity of maintaining and supporting the system from which that influence arises, and by which only it can be Pages: On the origin and progress of the North-West Company of Canada with a history of the fur trade, as connected with that concern: and observations on the political importance of the company's intercourse with and influence over the Indians or savage nations of the interior: and on the necessity of maintaining and supporting the system from which that influence arises, and by which only it can be.

On the origin and progress of the North-West Company of Canada: with a history of the fur trade, as connected with that concern, and observations on the political importance of the company's intercourse with, and influence over the Indians or savage nations of the interior, and on the necessity of maintaining and supporting the system from which that influence arises, and by which only it can be.

On the origin and progress of the North-west Company of Canada, with a history of the fur trade, as connected with that concern. On the origin and progress of the North-West Company of Canada: with a history of the fur trade, as connected with that concern: and observations on the political importance of the company's intercourse with and influence over the Indians or savage nations of the interior: and on the necessity of maintaining and supporting the system from which that influence arises, and by which only it can be.

On the origin and progress of the North-West Company of Canada: With a history of the fur trade, as connected with that concern, and observations on the political importance of the company's intercourse with, and influence over the Indians or savage nations of the interior, and on the necessity of maintaining and supporting the system from which.

The North West Company, – From the earliest days of New France, the fur trade was the economic lifeblood of Canada. With the fall of New France inFrench fur traders were supplanted by British and Anglo-American businessmen who moved to Montréal to establish a number of small trading companies.

North West Company, Canadian fur-trading company, once the chief rival of the powerful Hudson’s Bay Company. The company was founded in and enjoyed a rapid growth. It originally confined its operations to the Lake Superior region and the valleys of the Red, Assiniboine, and Saskatchewan rivers.

The monograph, published in London in and entitled On the Origin and Progress of the North-West Company of Canada [ ], discusses the efforts of the North West Company and its supporters to justify its economic model to the British government.

The article, entitled Lord Selkirk and the North West Company. Reach and Scope. North West Company serves some of the most geographically diverse markets in the world. Our retail banners span the Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Alaska, and across Canada's western and central provinces, down to Hawai'i, Fuji, Guam, American Samoa, and 8, miles east into the Caribbean Islands.

The North West Company is a Canadian multinational grocery and retail company which operates stores in Canada's western provinces and northern territories, as well as the US states of Alaska, Hawaii, and several other countries and US territories in Oceania and the Caribbean.

The company traces its history back to the North West Company, a fur trading business headquartered in the city of Montreal in Headquarters: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. The North West Company was a fur trading business headquartered in Montreal from to It competed with increasing success against the Hudson's Bay Company in what is present-day Western Canada and Northwestern great wealth at stake, tensions between the companies increased to the point where several minor armed skirmishes broke out, and the two companies were Headquarters: Montreal, Lower Canada.

History of a major company in the early Canadian fur trade, and of its competition with the Hudson's Bay Company.

IDepartments of the North West Company Circa this brief memorial - 'Alexander Mackenzie, from Canada, by land.

However, when the British North America Act,(now the Constitution Acts, to ) created the new Dominion of Canada, there were only four provinces – Ontario, Quebec, Nova Scotia and New Brunswick. The Northwest Territories and Manitoba.

The year – three years after Confederation – brought multiple historic changes to. The history of the North-West Rebellion of comprising a full and impartial account of the origin and progress of the war, of the various engagements with the Indians and half-breeds, of the heroic deeds performed by officers and men, and of touching scenes in the field, the camp, and the cabin: including a history of the Indian tribes of North-Western Canada, their numbers, modes of.

North West Company Fund summary annual report. On the origin and progress of the North-West Company of Canada, with a history of the fur trade, as connected with that concern Report/ of/ the proceedings/ connected with the disputes between/ the/ Earl of Selkirk,/ and/ the North-West Company,/ at the/ Assizes,/ held at/ York in Upper.

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Representatives from the North West Company of Canada and the Pacific Fur Company of New York make the first ascent of the lower Columbia River for commercial purposes beginning on J By Jack and Claire Nisbet; Posted 10/18/; Essay   Hudson's Bay Company came into being after a pair of resourceful French traders, Pierre-Esprit Radisson and Médard de Chouart, Sieur des Groseilliers, established a fur-trading route to the interior of the North American continent, through the great inland sea of Hudson Bay.

With the support of Prince Rupert, cousin of King Charles II of England, ships set sail from England in to exploit. Leaping over that barrier into the Rupert’s Land watershed was a significant task, part of which it accomplished through the North West Company’s trade network in the West before However, from (and including the merger of the NWC with the London-based HBC), Canadian influence in the West was : John Douglas Belshaw.

High finance, wilderness adventures, violence, and questionable legal tactics all played important roles in the history of the North West Company. William McGillivray, head of the company from untilwas arguably the most powerful businessman in Canada in the early nineteenth century/5.

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InWest Publishing Company began publishing Minnesota State Supreme Court opinions; byits “reporter” system covered the whole country. InWest introduced an indexing system for all American law.