The Pacific Fur Company

The Pacific Fur Company

August 25, 2012 admin 0

The Pacific Fur Company was founded in 1810 for the purpose of exploiting the fur resources of the Pacific Northwest. Half of the stock in […]

The Fur Trade in 1816

The French Fur Trade

August 15, 2011 admin 1

When the French first entered North America, their primary focus was on gaining wealth through the fur trade. They viewed Indians as trading partners, as […]

Re-Enacting the Fur Trade

August 11, 2011 admin 0

As with many other aspects of history, the fur trade in North America has re-enactors who bring this aspect of history alive by acting out […]