Hudson's Bay Company journal of events at Stuart Lake, 1842-1847  PDF  XML

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Hudson's Bay Company
Title
Hudson's Bay Company journal of events at Stuart Lake
Dates
1842-1847 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.5 linear feet, (1 container)
Collection Number
B 034
Summary
The Hudson's Bay Company is the oldest commercial corporation in North America and one of the oldest in the world. A fur trading business for much of its existence, today Hudson's Bay Company owns and operates retail stores throughout Canada. Collection includes Hudson's Bay Company journal of events at Stuart Lake.
Repository
University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SCUA
1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR
97403-1299
Telephone: 541-346-3068
spcarref@uoregon.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open to the public. Collection must be used in Special Collections and University Archives Reading Room. Collection or parts of collection may be stored offsite. Please contact Special Collections and University Archives in advance of your visit to allow for transportation time.

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Languages
English


Historical NoteReturn to Top

The Hudson's Bay Company is the oldest commercial corporation in North America and one of the oldest in the world. A fur trading business for much of its existence, today Hudson's Bay Company owns and operates retail stores throughout Canada.

Stuart Lake Post (also known as Fort St. James) is one of British Columbia's oldest permanent European settlements and was the administrative centre for the Hudson's Bay Company's New Caledonia fur district.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Collection consists of a photostat copies of Hudson's Bay Company journals of events at Stuart Lake. The journal(s) detail the weather, trading, and construction activity Stuart Lake.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Frontier and pioneer life--Northwest, Pacific
  • Fur trade
  • Stuart Lake (B.C.)

Form or Genre Terms

  • Journals (accounts)