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Hudson Bay Company store manager and the Western Cree Reserve of Fort Albany

Luc G. Vachon

Hudson Bay Company store manager and the Western Cree Reserve of Fort Albany

by Luc G. Vachon

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Published by Laurentian University, Department of Sociology and Anthropology in Sudbury, Ont .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementLuc G. Vachon.
The Physical Object
Pagination45 l.
Number of Pages45
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20763714M

Attawapiskat is a coastal community in the western Hudson Bay Lowland, a vast wetland located between the Canadian Shield and James Bay and Hudson Bay. The town or hamlet of Attawapiskat now covers square kilometres ( acres) of land and is located along the Attawapiskat River, 5 kilometres ( mi) inland from the James Bay coastline.   Reserve; Alerts In Effect Dismiss Dismiss View all alerts × Contact Us. People in the HBC Era The Hudson's Bay Company's Fort Vancouver was home to hundreds. Founded in , it became the population center of the West until it was surpassed by San Francisco in the gold rush years of the late s.

HBC’s portfolio today includes formats ranging from luxury to premium department stores to off price fashion shopping destinations, with over stores and ab employees around the world. HBC’s leading businesses across North America include Saks Fifth Avenue, Hudson’s Bay .   Janu | Hudson Admin. Janu | Hudson Admin. Janu | Hudson Admin.

Category:Hudson's Bay Company forts | Military Wiki | Fandom. FANDOM. Search Sign In Don't have an account? Register Military. , Pages. Add new page. Popular pages. Most visited articles Fort Albany First Nation; Fort Albany, Ontario; Fort Boise; Fort Chipewyan; Fort Collinson; Fort Colville; Fort Confidence; Fort Confidence. In the late 's the Hudson's Bay Company ended. They gained two large Canadian retailers, which were Zellers and Simpsons. This let the Comapny expanded themselves throughout Western and Central Canada. Also at this time Queen Elizabeth II granted the company a new charter and it's head office moved from london, England to Winnipeg, Manitoba.


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Hudson Bay Company store manager and the Western Cree Reserve of Fort Albany by Luc G. Vachon Download PDF EPUB FB2

This is a list of Hudson's Bay Company trading posts. For the fur trade in general see North American fur trade and Canadian canoe routes (early).For some groups of related posts see Fort-Rupert for James Bay.

Ottawa River, Winnipeg River, Assiniboine River fur trade and Saskatchewan River fur trade. A Fur Trade Fort. The London-based Hudson's Bay Company established Fort Vancouver in to serve as the headquarters of the Company's interior fur trade.

The first Fort Vancouver was located on the bluff to the northeast of the fort's current location, where it. Shop Hudson's Bay for handbags, women's and men's clothing and shoes, and housewares. Free shipping on orders over $ Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store.

The Abridged Version of "The Remarkable History of the Hudson's Bay Company": Including that of the French Traders of North-Western Canada and of the North-West, XY, and Astor Fur Companies. Hudson’s Bay Company, corporation that occupies a prominent place in both the economic and the political history of Canada.

It was incorporated in England on May 2,to seek a northwest passage to the Pacific, to occupy the lands adjacent to Hudson Bay, and to carry on commerce with those lands. The Hudson's Bay Company (HBC; French: Compagnie de la Baie d'Hudson CBH) 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 Fort Albany, Canadian fur-trading post, N Ont., at the mouth of the Albany River on James Bay.

It was founded (before ) by the Hudson's Bay Company as one of its earliest forts. In the Anglo-French struggle for the Hudson Bay trade, Fort Albany was taken by the French in It was recaptured by the British in and from to The Cree are the largest group of First Nations in Canada, withmembers and registered bands.

Together, their reserve lands are the largest of any First Nations group in the country. The largest Cree band and the second largest First Nations Band in Canada after the Six Nations Iroquois is the Lac La Ronge Band in northern Saskatchewan. Given the traditional Cree acceptance of.

The Hudson's Bay Company Archives has digitized reels of microfilm, encompassing o volumes of the pre records kept at almost five hundred Hudson's Bay Company posts. Find out more about Hudson's Bay Company Archives Microfilm Digitization. For in-depth research needs, clients will be encouraged to hire a researcher.

During the s and s, their trappers were involved in the first explorations of Northern California as far south as the San Francisco Bay Area, one of the last regions of North America to remain unexplored by Europeans or Americans. The company’s network of trading posts functioned as the de facto government in many areas of the continent prior to the arrival of large-scale settlement.

Map of Hudson's Bay Company territory with the United States below dotted line (lower left), s. By Jack McMaster, Courtesy Sasquatch Books. Sir George Simpson.

Painting by Stephen Pearce, Courtesy British Columbia Archives, Victoria, B. (No. pdp Dr. John McLoughlin (), ca. Courtesy Hudson's Bay Company. Fort. On Mathe Hudson's Bay Company opens Fort Vancouver on a bluff above the north bank of the Columbia River where the city of Vancouver, Clark County, is now located.

For the next 20 years, the British-owned company, with its Fort Vancouver headquarters presided over by chief factor Dr. John McLoughlin (), is the leading non. The English would then use that toehold, and similar settlements across the Northeast, as bases for trade, and the Hudson’s Bay Company would be one of the most influential actors in the New World.

Even over years later, the company still exists, albeit in a very different form than what it was originally intended to s: 7. In the Hudson's Bay Company transfered its headquarters from Fort Vancouver north to Fort Victoria in Canada, leaving behind a small contingent of men.

A U.S. Army post was established in May next to the Hudson Bay Company "fort". This new Army Post was called "Columbia Barracks" until when it was renamed "Fort Vancouver". And it was the Bay Company that still held the never-broken Royal Charter.

There seemed no hope for the Nor’Westers but to form an alliance with their old enemies. On Mathe North West Fur Company officially merged with the Hudson’s Bay Company.

The name of the new fur trade monopoly. The Hudson’s Bay Company. The governor in Quebec promptly released the captives and restored their ship to them. In spite of the conciliatory gesture, the Hudson’s Bay Company charged piracy, asked heavy damages, and sought to use the incident as a means of obtaining French recognition of their claims to the entire watershed of Hudson Bay.

Fort Severn First Nation (ᐗᔕᐦᐅ ᐃᓂᓂᐗᐠ [Waśaho Ininiwak] in Cree) is a Western Swampy Cree First Nation band government located on Hudson Bay and is the most northern community in Ontario,the population wasconsisting of 90 families in an area of 40 square kilometres.

The legal name of the reserve is Fort Sev with the main settlement of Fort Severn. Alterations, Amor, Furniture, H&R Block (Open February), Hudson's Bay Optical, Major Appliances, Mattresses, Salon & Spa, Watch and Jewellery Repair Services.

Inthe Hudson's Bay Company in London needed suggestions to improve inland trade from Fort Albany along the west coast of James Bay. In the spring ofthey start shipping over stock of pointed blankets, already popular among First Nations people, to the HBC posts on a regular basis.

Select your province from the list below to see all Hudson’s Bay and Home Outfitters locations near you. Province: Alberta British Columbia Manitoba New Brunswick Newfoundland and Labrador Northwest Territories Nova Scotia Nunavut Ontario Prince Edward Island Québec Saskatchewan Yukon.

The Hudson's Bay Company in Montana. The Hudson's Bay Company was founded May 2,by charter from the British crown. The regal charter granted the Company absolute proprietorship, supreme jurisdiction in all civil and military affairs, the power to make and interpret laws, and even the power to declare war against "pagan" peoples.Luc G.

Vachon has written: 'A Hudson Bay Company store manager and the Western Cree Reserve of Fort Albany'.The Forks, Hudson's Bay Company,Flood, Selkirk Manitoba Lower Fort Garry (Where was it located, what year was it built, why was it called lower, what's its present use) The banks of the Red River,lower elevation in comparison to Upper Fort Garry, Currently used as a national historic site.