By David R. Elliott
This is the tale of Irish-born Henry Ross Halpin, who by way of the age of sixteen begun a protracted organization with the fur exchange and Canada’s local peoples, used to be 3 times hired via the Hudson’s Bay corporation, and have become an Indian agent (18851901). Halpin’s paintings took him from castle Garry, Manitoba, to fortress York at the beaches of the Hudson Bay, and around the Prairies to British Columbia. This booklet relies on Halpin’s formerly unpublished menoirs, Hudson’s Bay corporation submit journals and correspondence, the 1885 uprising trials the place Halpin was once a witness, and the studies and correspondence of the dep. of Indian Affairs.
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Adventures in the West: Henry Halpin, Fur Trader and Indian Agent by David R. Elliott