Category: Fur Trade


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Away in the Wilderness Life Among the Red Indians and Fur-Traders of North America

By: Ballantyne, R.M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, James Nisbet: nd (1911)

Inventory Number: 41098

Condition: Sl. foxing to paper edges, cloth sl. worn

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Hudson's Bay; or Every-Day Life in the Wilds of North America, During Six Years Residence in the Territories of the Honourable Hudson's BaY Company

By: Ballantyne, Robert M

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Edinburgh and London, William Blackwood and Sons: 1848

Edition: Second Edition

Inventory Number: 14273

Condition: Cloth slightly soiled and marked, small stain to tp, previous owner's name written at top of tp, slight staining to edges of paper not affecting text

This is the first book of Robert Michael Ballantyne, chiefly known for his Boy's fiction. Ballantyne was an employee of the Hudson Bay's Company and this book tells the story of that time. Hudson's Bay was issued originally as a private edition so this edition was the first one published. View more info

The Old Forts of Winnipeg (1738-1927)

By: Bell, Charles Napier

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Winnipeg, Dawson Richardson Publications, Limited: 1927

Inventory Number: 40439

Condition: Ex-libris stamp to the inside of the front cover; otherwise vg.

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Strangers in Blood Fur Trade Company Families in Indian Country

By: Brown, Jennifer S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Vancouver & London, University of British Columbia Press: (1980)

Inventory Number: 36972

ISBN: 0774801255

Condition: Previous owners blind stamp on title-page otherwise vg. in vg. dust jacket

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The Fur Trade Revisited Selected Papers of ther Sixth North American Fur Trade Conference, Mackinac Island, Michigan, 1991

By: Brown, Jennifer S.H. , W.J. Eccles and Donald P. Heldman (eds)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: East Lansing/Mackinac Island, Michigan State University Press: 1994

Inventory Number: 42499

ISBN: 0870133489

Condition: Vg

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A Short History of the Canadian People

By: Bryce, George

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Sampson Low, Marstoton, Searle & Riverington: 1887

Inventory Number: 17913

Condition: Covers worn, inner hinge cracks, otherwise good

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McGillivray Lord of the Northwest

By: Campbell, Marjorie Wilkins

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, Vancouver, Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited: 1962

Inventory Number: 2728

Condition: Very good

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Fort William Living and Working at the Post

By: Campbell, Susan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Fort William Archaeological Project: 1976

Inventory Number: 39181

Condition: Exlib with stamps & call numbers, good condition

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Fort William Food-Related Artifacts

By: Cloutier, Jean-Pierre (with additional material by James A. Burns,Elizabeth Redfern, Rose Wark)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Fort William Archaeological Project: 1976

Inventory Number: 39180

Condition: Exlib with stamps & call numbers, good condition

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Notes on Rupert's Land

By: Corbett, Rev. G.O.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Bibliographical Society of Canada: 1967

Edition: Facsimile edition produced as a centennial project of the Bibliographical Society

Inventory Number: 42507

Condition: Vg

Introduction by Bruce Peel.Facsimile Series No.8 View more info

The Company of Adventurers A Narrative of Seven Years in the Service of the Hudson's Bay Company During 1867-1874 On the Great Buffalo Plains With Historical and Biographical Notes and Comments

By: Cowie, Isaac

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Toronto, William Briggs: 1913

Inventory Number: 43424

Condition: Shelf worn with inner hinge starting to separate

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La Verendrye Fur Trader and Explorer

By: Crouse, Nellis M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto and Ithaca, Ryerson Press and Cornell University: 1956

Inventory Number: 17810

Condition: Very good

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Men of Destiny Illustrated

By: Dionne, Emil

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Spokane, Washington, Privately Printed: 1945

Inventory Number: 15139

Condition: Vg

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Journal of a Voyage on the North West Coast of North America during the Years 1811, 1812, 1813 and 1814

By: Franchere, Gabriel

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Toronto, The Champlain Society: 1969

Edition: Limited edition of 825 numbered copies

Inventory Number: 12626

Condition: Very good with a very small black mark to front cover

Transcribed and translated by Wessie Tipping Lamb. edited with an introduction and Notes by W. Kaye Lamb View more info

David Thompson's Narrative 1784-1812

By: Glover, Richard (Edited with an introduction and notes by)

Price: $375.00

Publisher: Toronto, The Champlain Society: 1962

Edition: A new edition with added material

Inventory Number: 43109

Condition: Very good

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The Journal of Alexander Henry The Younger 1799-1814 (in 2 volumes) Vol.I -Red River and the Journey to the Missouri; Vol.II- The Saskatchewan and Columbia Rivers

By: Gough, Barry M. (edited by)

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Toronto, Champlain Society and University of Toronto Press: 1988 & 1992

Edition: Both volumes limited edition of 1250 copies this # 0648

Inventory Number: 33695

ISBN: 0969342500

Condition: Each volume volume very good, some pages uncut

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A Look at Peter Fidler's Journal Journal of a Journey over Land from Buckingham House to the Rocky Mountians in 1792&3 Southern Alberta Bicentennial

By: Haig, Bruce (ed)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Lethbridge, HRC: (1993)

Edition: #42 of a signed limited edition of 50 copies

Inventory Number: 39192

ISBN: 0921624042

Condition: Fine

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The Rebuilding of Prince of Wales Fort 1742-1771 and Other Papers Relating to the History of Prince of Wales Fort

By: Ingram, George C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1999

Inventory Number: 39191

Condition: Vg

Report based on research notes transcribed Some 25 years ago from the microfilm copies of the Hudson's Bay Company held in the National Archives of Canada ..(from the preface) View more info

La Verendrye His Life and Times with Many Illustrations and Maps. A Biography and a Social Study of a Folklore Figure Soldier. Fur Trader Explorer

By: Kavanagh, Martin

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Brandon, Manitoba, Published by the author: 1968

Edition: Second Edition

Inventory Number: 43084

Condition: Some light wear to edges

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The Founding of Churchill Being the Journal of Captain James Knight, Governor-in-Chief in Hudson Bay, from the 14th of July to the 13th of September, 1717

By: Kenny, James F.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, J. M. Dent and Sons Limited: 1932

Inventory Number: 25038

Condition: Previous owner's names to front endpaper, otherwise very good

(Edited with historical introduction and notes by James F. Kenny) View more info