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Away in the wilderness, or, Life among the Red Indians and fur-traders of North America

Robert Michael Ballantyne

Away in the wilderness, or, Life among the Red Indians and fur-traders of North America

by Robert Michael Ballantyne

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Published by Mershon in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

RBSC copy: In original illustrated green cloth.

Other titlesLife among the Red Indians and fur-traders of North America.
Statementby R.M. Ballantyne.
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 185, [2] p. ([2] p. at end advertisements)
Number of Pages185
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15439906M

The North American fur trade was an industry and activity related to the acquisition, trade, exchange, and sale of animal furs in North inal peoples in Canada and Native Americans in the United States of various regions traded among themselves in the pre–Columbian ans participated in the trade from the time of their arrival in the New World, extending the trade's. Inspired by the overland voyages of Alexander MacKenzie, who became the first person to cross North America by land in , and Lewis and Clark, who reached the mouth of the Columbia in , overland fur traders began to look with interest at the Pacific Northwest. Fur-bearing land mammals, such as beavers and bears, were abundant in this region.

  54 LIFE AMONG THE INDIANS. the Pawnees Ojibbeways Camanchees Osages and Choctaws ; and in my subsequent travels west of the Rocky Mountains, a few of the numerous tribes, the Flatheads the Apachees the Shoshonees the Arapahos, and others; and in South and Central America, the Caribbees the Arowdks the Chaymas the Gooagives the Macouchis the. The Economic History of the Fur Trade: to Ann M. Carlos, University of Colorado Frank D. Lewis, Queen’s University Introduction. A commercial fur trade in North America grew out of the early contact between Indians and European fisherman who were netting cod on the Grand Banks off Newfoundland and on the Bay of Gaspé near Quebec.

Buy r m ballantyne Books at Shop amongst our popular books, including , Up In The Clouds, Chasing the Sun and more from r m ballantyne. Free shipping and . Scots in the North American West Linklater, Marwick, Sabiston, Corrigal, and Flett are common today among the Cree and Spokane Indians of Canada and the Pacific Northwest. The Scots dominated the nineteenth-century fur trade. You can purchase the book - Scots in the North American West.


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