Embryonic Settlements

Database ID28830
InstitutionPrince Albert Historical Society
Fonds/CollectionPAHS Archives collection
File/Item Referenceb-177
Date of creationn.d.
Physical description/extent1 file; 2 mm
Number of images1
Scope and contentFile contains a two page list of early settlements in Western Canada (in Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta) from the 1600s to the end of the nineteenth century. For example reads: "PRINCE ALBERT: Sturgeon Fort 1776 (on Peter Pond Site); Isbister's Settlement 1862, Prince Albert Settlement 1866 (Nisbet Presbyterian Mission); Town, August 22, 1885; City, 1904." The list goes on and includes numerous small locales and larger centres such as Edmonton, Alberta.
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Primary MediaTextual documents
Provenance Access PointPAHS Archives
PlacePrince Albert, Saskatchewan, Canada
Red Deer Hill, Saskatchewan, Canada
Battleford, Saskatchewan, Canada
Duck Lake, Saskatchewan, Canada
Batoche, Saskatchewan, Canada
Treaty boundariesTreaty 4
Treaty 6
Canada -- National
Cultural regionPlains
Canada -- National
NamesAdams, Charles
Hearne, Samuel
Hudson's Bay Company
Isbister, James, 1833-1915
Kissel, Cecilia Hrytzak
Nisbet, James
North West Company
Pond, Peter, ca. 1740-1807
SubjectCommunity Histories
Early European Settlers
Fur Trade
Metis -- Communities
Metis -- History
Indigenous Peoples General
Hudson's Bay Company
Indigenous Relations
Date Range(s)1650-1749
Permanent Link https://digital.scaa.sk.ca/ourlegacy/permalink/28830