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Fur trade

Subject Source: Lcnaf

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Astor Trading Post dedication certificate

Identifier: S4433

The rebuilt John Jacob Astor Trading Post at Fond du Lac, Minnesota, was dedicated at Fond du Lac on Sunday, August 4, 1935. The two items comprising this small collection include the letter inviting Mr. and Mrs. Vincent Astor (Lord and Lady Astor, Mr. and Mrs. John Jacob Astor, III) to the dedication and the certificate presented to a member of the Astor family on that occasion from the governor of Minnesota, Floyd B. Olson.

Dates: 1935

Charles W. Borup letter

 Collection — Box SC
Identifier: S3685

The collection consists of a letter from Borup of LaPointe, Wisconsin, to an agent at the American Fur Company post at St. Mary’s (Sault St. Marie, Michigan).

Dates: 1844

Sherman Hall letters

 Collection — Box SC
Identifier: S3097

The collection contains photocopies of letters written by Hall. The originals are located at the Minnesota Historical Society, St. Paul, Minnesota.

Dates: 1831-1833

Hudson's Bay Company records

 Collection — Box SC
Identifier: S2433
Scope and Contents This collection consists of originals and typed transcripts of the following records: correspondence, receipts, lists of Hudson's Bay Company property loaded, transported, and unloaded, inventory records, record of Indian annuity - Long Lake District 1864, and a record indicating that the heads of families of different Indian tribes along the North Shore of Lake Superior have received interest from the provincial government for the year 1866. The records in this collection largely deal with...
Dates: 1858-1887

John Baptiste Lamaire trade license

 Collection — Box SC
Identifier: S3600

The collection contains one photographic copy of a license to trade with Indians at Fond du Lac, Minnesota, granted to John Baptiste Lamarie by the sub-agency of La Pointe, Wisconsin.

Dates: 1845; Majority of material found in 1845 (copy)

North West Company fur trade ledger

 Collection — Item on shelf
Identifier: S4570

The collection consists of one fur trade ledger for the Northwest Company dated September 20, 1870 to August 16, 1871.

Dates: 1870-1871

A Rendezvous with History conference proceedings

Identifier: S2349

The collections consists of four audiocassettes. The recordings contain addresses delivered at the conference.

Dates: 1979

Eustache Roussain papers

 Collection — Box SC
Identifier: S3195

The collection contains a letter book with 35 letters by many people.

Dates: 1859-1870