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The fur-trade and early Western exploration

Clarence A. Vandiveer

The fur-trade and early Western exploration

by Clarence A. Vandiveer

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Published by Cooper Square Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Northwest, Canadian,
  • West (U.S.),
  • Northwest, Canadian.
    • Subjects:
    • Fur trade -- Northwest, Canadian,
    • Fur trade -- West (U.S.),
    • Northwest, Canadian -- Discovery and exploration,
    • West (U.S.) -- Discovery and exploration

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Clarence A. Vandiveer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1060.7 .V24 1971
      The Physical Object
      Pagination316 p.
      Number of Pages316
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5447799M
      ISBN 10081540381X
      LC Control Number73145876
      OCLC/WorldCa152946

      The Fur Trade. The fur trade was one of the earliest and most important industries in North America. The fur trading industry played a major role in the development of the United States and Canada for more than years. The fur trade began in the 's as an exchange between Indians and Europeans. Fur Trade and Trappers: Selected full-text books and articles Commerce by a Frozen Sea: Native Americans and the European Fur Trade By Ann M. Carlos; .

      The fur trade is a worldwide industry dealing in the acquisition and sale of animal the establishment of a world fur market in the early modern period, furs of boreal, polar and cold temperate mammalian animals have been the most ically the trade stimulated the exploration and colonization of Siberia, northern North America, and the South Shetland and South Sandwich Islands. Section 1: Early Explorers in Western Virginia ABrAhAm Wood By the late s, as more and more people came into Virginia, forts were built to protect the coastal settlements and the growing fur trade. All of the forts were built along important rivers, such as the Appomat-tox, James, and Rappahannock. Abraham Wood, the commander of.

      John C. Phillips and J.W. Smurr tied the fur trade to an imperial struggle for power, positing that the fur trade served both as an incentive for expanding and as a method for maintaining dominance. Dismissing the experience of individuals, the authors searched for connections on a global stage that revealed its "high political and economic importance.". The Fur Trade in the West makes Western Canada's rich and fascinating history come alive. It is the most comprehensive book available on Canada's fur trade, designed to help students celebrate Canada's th birthday in by learning what was happening in the West in the years leading up to Young readers will learn about our country's first national industry, the fur trade, and how.


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The Fur-Trade and Early Western Exploration. By Clarence A. Van-diveer. (Cleveland: Arthur H. Clark Company, pp. lustrations. $6.) In this book, the story of the fur trade of North Ainerica, and its re-lations to western exploration, is told entertainingly and with a fair un-derstanding of the proportions of a many-sided subject.

An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk. Software. An illustration of two photographs. The fur-trade and early Western exploration Item Preview remove-circlePages:   The Paperback of the Fur Trade and Exploration:Opening the Far Northwest, by Theodore J.

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Librivox Free Audiobook. Full text of "The fur-trade and early Western exploration" See other formats. The Fur-Trade and Early Western Exploration. Cleveland, Ohio: The Arthur H. Clark Company, First Edition. Very near fine in dark green cloth covered boards with gilt text and rules on the spine and with the top edge of the text block gilt.

The emphasis is on key mountain men, the fur trade, and geographicaldiscoveries. This is the big view: don't expect campfire stories.

(Also published as "After Lewis and Clark Mountain Men andthe Paths to the Pacific," to ride on the coattails of the Lewis and Clark bicentennial, I reckon).

Seller: apftp (11,) %, Location: Tempe, Arizona, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: Fur Trade and Exploration: Opening the Far Northwest, by Theodore J Karamanski.

University of Oklahoma, Norman, First edition. In nineteenth-century North America the beaver was "brown gold." It and other fur bearing animals were the targets of an extractive industry like gold. The colonial fur trade, and later the mountain man fur trade, had a pronounced effect on Native American Indians.

The federal government tried to protect the American Indians from land speculators, fur traders, and eventually the mountain men and the suppliers of the mountain man rendezvous through the Trade and Intercourse Acts.

Odes to the American cowboy, in the form of the Western novel, started taking shape in the early s, a decade after the U.S. Census Bureau declared that the frontier was closed; the books captured a nostalgia and romantic yearning for an era and way of life that was on its way out (and in some ways, never really was).

Fur-trade and early Western exploration. New York, Cooper Square Publishers, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Clarence A Vandiveer. Title: The fur-trade and early western exploration: Creator: Vandiveer, Clarence A: Publisher: Cleveland: The Arthur H.

Clark Company: Date Issued: Description. Fur-trade and early Western exploration. Cleveland, Arthur H. Clark Co., (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Clarence A Vandiveer. Narrative of a Voyage to the Northwest Coast of America: In the Years,and or the First American Settlement on the Pacific (Paperback).

Early Fur Trade on the Northern Plains: Canadian Traders Among the Mandan and Hidatsa Indians, – (Volume 68) (American Exploration and Travel Series) Paperback – Ma by W. Raymond Wood (Author), Thomas D.

Thiessen (Author)Reviews: 3. Trading Beyond the Mountains looks at the years of exploration between and leading to the commercial development of the Pacific coast and the Cordilleran interior of western North America. Mackie examines the first stages of economic diversification in this fur trade region and its transformation into a dynamic and distinctive.

THE EARLY FUR TRADE PERIOD. The active exploration of the Scotts Bluff area began with thewestern extension of the fur trade into the upper Missouri and RockyMountain regions. With the trapper and trader came the beginnings ofthe history for western Nebraska.1Althoughsuch Spanish and French traders as Lisa and Choteau had already beentrading in the Missouri country, it remained for John Jacob Astor andhis Pacific Fur Company.

Buffalo Hunt by Charles M. Russell, ~~~~. Voyageurs. ~~~~. Mountain Man Fur Trader. One of the earliest and most important industries in North America, the American fur trade played a major role in the development of the United States and Canada for more than years.

Profits declined and then disappeared for fur trade companies, as their costs rose yearly. By the late s both the Hudson’s Bay and North West Companies were facing financial ruin.

By representatives of the both the Hudson’s Bay and North West Companies were trying to see if some agreement could be reached to save the trade. Age Of Exploration Books Showing of 87 Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe (Paperback) by.

Laurence Bergreen (shelved 5 times as age-of-exploration) avg rating — 12, ratings — published. Early Fur Trade on the Northern Plains: Canadian Traders Among the Mandan and Hidatsa Indians, (American Exploration and Travel Series) by W.

Raymond Wood () on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.While the Government was virtually neglecting the western country of the Plains, private enterprise had been slowly prying open its secrets, and individuals were finding their uncertain way along its watercourses, or across its sun-browned prairie.

The fur trade was the powerful magnet which thus early drew westward hardy adventurers by the score.Time Line – A Brief History of the Fur Trade.

The fur trade in North America began almost as soon as Europeans began their explorations of the North American mainland. This is a brief description of the most significant events in the years during which the fur trade flourished.