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Author Mitchell, Elaine Allan, 1909-
Title Fort Timiskaming and the fur trade / Elaine Allan Mitchell.
Imprint Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, 1977.

Author Mitchell, Elaine Allan, 1909-
Subject Hudson's Bay Company.
Fur trade -- Timiskaming, Lake, Region (Ont. and Québec)
Timiskaming, Lake, Region (Ont. and Québec) -- History.
Fort Timiskaming (Québec)
Description 1 online resource (xii, 306 pages, 4 unnumbered leaves of plates) : illustrations (folded in pocket)
monochrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-285) and index.
Summary History of the fur trade at this Quebec post.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
Print version record.
Contents Frontmatter -- Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Note on Spelling and the Use of Terms -- 1. Introduction -- 2. The Pedlars and the Approach of the Hudson's Bay Company 1760-88 -- 3. The Hudson's Bay Company Settles on Lake Abitibi 1788-95 -- 4. McTavish, Frobisher & Co. in Timiskaming 1795-1800 -- 5. The Nor'Westers on James Bay 1800-6 -- 6. The Hudson's Bay Company Prepares to Take the Initiative 1804-14 -- 7. Confrontation at Matawagamingue 1814-21 -- 8. 'No Canada Agency' 1821-2 -- 9. Interregnum in the Southern Department 1821-6 -- 10. Governor Simpson Reorganizes the Southern Department -- 11. The Coming of the Lumbermen -- 12. Governor Simpson and the Timiskaming Missions -- 13. The Threat from Canada Intensifies 1843-50 -- 14. Realignment with Canada 1850-65 -- 15. Fort Timiskaming in Decline -- Biographical Appendix: 'Commanders' of the Timiskaming District 1764-1883 -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index.
ISBN 9781487586119 (electronic bk.)
1487586116 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 644249878
Additional Format Print version: Mitchell, Elaine Allan, 1909- Fort Timiskaming and the fur trade. Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, 1977 (DLC) 76051782 (OCoLC)2644472

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