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The Origins, Organization and Role of the Bison Hunt in the Red River Valley.Manitoba Archaeological Quarterly
This article discusses the impact of the fur trade on the Canadian northwest in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. The problem of provisions is mentioned, with how the trader Peter Pond came into contact with the Chipewyan, in 1778, and learned to make pemmican. There are sections of the article on the fur trade posts and forts, some used by La Verendrye and his sons. The organization of the buffalo hunt is discussed; with the role of the Métis, where the hunt took place, the governing and regulations of the event and the rules of the June hunt in 1840.
The Plains Cree: Trade, Diplomacy and War 1790-1870
1988. The Plains Cree: Trade, Diplomacy and War 1790-1870. Winnipeg:University of Manitoba Press. ..
The Prairie West
1985. The Prairie West. Edmonton:Pica Pica Press. ..
The Prairie West: historical readings
1985. The Prairie West: historical readings. Edmonton:Pica Pica Press. ..
The Records of the Department of the Interior and Research Concerning Canada's Western Frontier of Settlement
1993. The Records of the Department of the Interior and Research Concerning Canada's Western Frontier of Settlement. Regina:Canadian Plains Research Center..
The Red and Assiniboine Rivers in Southern Manitoba: A Late Prehistoric and Early Historic Buffer Zone?
Archaeological data for the area between The Forks of the Red and Assiniboine rivers and the junction of the Rat River with the Red indicate that no large permanent villages existed on the riverbanks in this area. All sites seem to be the remains of brief camps, a pattern which is associated with contested areas of high resource potential.
The Red River Rebellion
1996. The Red River Rebellion. Winnipeg:Watson and Dwyer. ..
The Red River Settlement: Its Rise, Progress and Present State
1972. The Red River Settlement: Its Rise, Progress and Present State. Edmonton:Hurtig Publishers..
The Red River Trails: Oxcart Routes Between St. Paul and Red River Settlement, 1820-1870
1979. The Red River Trails: Oxcart Routes Between St. Paul and Red River Settlement, 1820-1870. St. Paul, MN:Minnesota Historical Society. ..