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The remarkable history of the Hudson"s Bay Company

The remarkable history of the Hudson"s Bay Company

including that of the French traders of North-Western Canada and of the North-West, XY, and Astor fur companies

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Published by S. Low, Marston in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hudson"s Bay Company -- History.,
  • North West Company -- History.,
  • XY Company -- History.,
  • Fur trade -- Canada -- History.,
  • Rupert"s Land -- History.,
  • Northwest, Canadian -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe Hudson"s Bay Company.
    Statementby George Bryce.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 26705
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination7 microfiches (310 fr.)
    Number of Pages310
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22022145M
    ISBN 100665267053

      The Hudson’s Bay Company was officially incorporated on May 2, by royal charter granted by King Charles II with Prince Rupert named as its first governor. The company had control of the entire area around Hudson’s Bay, known as Rupert’s Land, .


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Dn favor which has been shown to the. After the Hudson's Bay Company had transferred Rupert's Land to Canada, a new post was opened on the Slave River, midway between Athabasca and Great Slave Lake.

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Dobbs mentions in his book the unwilling efforts of the Hudson's Bay Company to meet the demand for a wider examination of the Bay which took place a few years after the Peace of Utrecht. InCaptain James Knight received orders from the Company to fit out an.

Hudson’s Bay Company, corporation that occupies a prominent place in both the economic and the political history of Canada. It was incorporated in England on May 2,to seek a northwest passage to the Pacific, to occupy the lands adjacent to Hudson Bay, and to carry on commerce with those lands.

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The Bay Company directors did not pursue any further plans for establishments west of the Divide untilwhen they completed negotiations to merge with their chief rival, the North West Company.

The joint concern assumed the name of the Hudson's Bay Company, with most of the former employees of both companies retaining their positions. In the Hudson's Bay Company in London decided to carrying out the expedition, and gave instructions to Governor Simpson to organize and despatch it. At Norway House, at the meeting of the Governor and officers of that year, steps were taken to explore the Arctic Coast.

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The Hudson's Bay Company (HBC; French: Compagnie de la Baie d'Hudson) is a Canadian retail business group. A fur trading business for much of its existence, HBC now owns and operates retail stores in Canada and the United States.

The company sold most of its European operations by August and its remaining stores, in the Netherlands, were closed by the end of Founded: 2 May ; years ago, London, England. About HBC Heritage.

HBC Heritage is an internal department of Hudson’s Bay Company. We are committed to the preservation, education, and promotion of Hudson’s Bay Company’s history and the ongoing care and maintenance of the Company’s historical HBC Corporate Art, Artifact, Image, and Reference Collections.

The resulting ‘original six’ Hudson’s Bay Company department stores, in Victoria, Vancouver, Edmonton, Calgary, Saskatoon and Winnipeg, are the living legacy of this period. Diversification The growth of retail spurred Hbc into a wide variety of commercial pursuits. The Hudson’s Bay Company Museum Collection is Manitoba’s National Treasure and it spans three centuries of the Company’s colourful history and contains more t artifacts.

Initiated by the Company officials inthe Collection is one of the world’s most significant historic resources. Hudson’s Bay Company hit Bay stores nationally mid-October and will be available for gift-giving throughout the holiday season until units sell out.

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Hudson's Bay (formerly and still colloquially known as The Bay) is a chain of department stores that operate in Canada. It is the main brand of the Hudson's Bay Company (HBC), North America's oldest company.

In French, the chain is known as la Baie d'Hudson (formerly la Baie), short for "Compagnie de la Baie d'Hudson".The chain uses both the English and French versions of the name in some Headquarters: Simpson Tower, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. HBC History Foundation InHBC donated the Hudson’s Bay Company Archives to the Provincial Archives of Manitoba and the Hudson’s Bay Company Museum Collection to the Manitoba Museum.

With the tax savings realized by the donations, the Company established the HBC History Foundation (HBCHF) to provide operating funds for the continued. Emperor of the North is the vibrant tale of a man who shaped much more than a fur-trading company—he launched an empire of ideas that led to the creation of a country.

Meticulously researched, highly readable and wonderfully illuminated by maps and archival photographs, Emperor of the North is a delight for history buffs, armchair adventurers /5(3). Hudson's Bay Company, corporation chartered () by Charles II of England for the purpose of trade and settlement in the Hudson Bay region of North America and for exploration toward the discovery of the Northwest Passage Northwest Passage, water routes through the Arctic Archipelago, N Canada, and along the northern coast of Alaska between the Pacific and Atlantic oceans.

About this Item: A Quantum Book published for Hudson's Bay Company. Paperback. Condition: GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text.

Hudson's Bay was named after explorer Henry Hudson who first sailed the bay in The first ships to sail under the company are the Eaglet and Nonsuch, which set sail on June 3, Inthe company is officially declared and given access to Rupert’s Land.

Named after Prince Rupert, it was an area of about 7 km² and included. The Hudson’s Bay Company (HBC), chartered 2 Mayis the oldest incorporated joint-stock merchandising company in the English-speaking was a fur trading business for most of its history, a past that is entwined with the colonization of British North America and the development of Canada.

The company now owns and operates department stores in Canada, the. The Remarkable History Of The Hudson's Bay Company, 3rd Ed, C+. Hb Scribners.

$ When Fur. When Fur Was King Henry John Moberly Hudson Bay Company 1st Edition Contributions To The Natural History Of The Hudson's Bay Company's Terr. $ Heralds Of. Heralds Of Empire By A.c. Laut 1st Edn Hudson Bay Company Fur. The Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) is the oldest corporation in Canada (and North America) and is one of the oldest in the world still in initials have often been farcically interpreted as "Here Before Christ".

From its longtime headquarters at York Factory on Hudson Bay it controlled the fur trade throughout much of British-controlled North America for several centuries, undertaking.The Hudson's Bay Company (French: Compagnie de la Baie d'Hudson), abbreviated HBC, is the oldest commercial corporation in North America and one of the oldest in the company was incorporated by British royal charter in as The Governor and Company of Adventurers of England trading into Hudson's Bay; it is now domiciled in Canada and has adopted the more common shorter Headquarters: Toronto, Ontario, Canada.The Hudson’s Bay Company is the oldest company in Canada.

It was started in as a fur-trading company. Today the company runs department stores throughout Canada.