Fort Smith Slave Lake / H.B.Co's Transport Loaded with Fur

Database ID24224
InstitutionUniversity of Saskatchewan Libraries Special Collections
Fonds/CollectionMorton Manuscripts Collection
File/Item ReferenceC550-1-24.1-Fort
Date of creationn.d.
Physical description/extent1 photograph; b&w; 25 x 15 cm
Number of images1
Scope and contentImage of Red River carts and oxen in background. A Metis man sits atop a cart. [Fort Smith] buildings in far background; summer scene.
ContributerMathers, C.W.
Copyright holderPublic domain
Copyright expiry datePublic domain
Primary MediaPhotographs
Provenance Access PointMorton, A.S.
Other notesPhotograph taken from Forty Years in the North-West by W.J. Carter.
PlaceFort Smith, Northwest Territories, Canada
Treaty boundariesTreaty 8
Cultural regionSubarctic
SubjectFur Trade
Transportation -- Red River Cart
Hudson's Bay Company
Date Range(s)1890-1899
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