Adventures of the Marquis

Database ID27466
InstitutionSaskatchewan Archives Board
Fonds/CollectionS.S. Marquis
File/Item ReferenceS-Q338
Date of creationn.d.
Physical description/extent1 folder; 1 mm of textual records
Number of images1
Historical noteFull title: "Adventures of the Marquis: The S.S. Marquis, largest vessel ever to navigate the Saskatchewan, had a short by lively career."
Scope and contentA brief (two page) history of the S.S. Marquis, a Hudson's Bay Company river boat serving on the Saskatchewan and its branches from 1882 until 1886. Includes information on the Marquis' use by the government side during the uprising of 1885.
ContributerMedd, Agnes
Copyright holderUnknown
Copyright expiry dateUnknown
Primary MediaTextual documents
Specific document typesArticles
Provenance Access PointS.S. Marquis
Language of materialEnglish
PlacePrince Albert, Saskatchewan, Canada
Tobin Lake, Saskatchewan, Canada
Treaty boundariesTreaty 6
Canada -- National
Cultural regionPlains
NamesLumsden, Geordie
McArthur, Peter
Medd, Agnes
Middleton, Frederick Dobson, 1825-1898
S.S. Marquis
S.S. Northcote
SubjectTransportation -- Ships and Boats
Hudson's Bay Company
Northwest Resistance
Date Range(s)1880-1889
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