Science, history and Hudson Bay

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Published by Dept. of Energy, Mines and Resources in Ottawa .

Written in English

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  • Natural history -- Hudson Bay,
  • Hudson Bay -- History

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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StatementC. S. Beals, editor ; design and preparation by D. A. Shenstone.
ContributionsBeals, Carlyle Smith, 1899-, Canada. Dept. of Energy, Mines and Resources.
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Pagination2 v. :
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Open LibraryOL14066644M

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Science, History and Hudson Bay. Beals, Ed. Design and preparation by D. Shenstone. Department of Energy, Mines and Resources, Ottawa, Ontario, Author: W. Douglas Jackson. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Science, history and Hudson Bay. Ottawa: Dept.

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Volumes XXIV and XV regard the Cumberland House journals and the Hudson House journals which recorded the daily activities of these fur-trading posts. How the Hudson's Bay Company shaped Canada's history—and its borders.

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Share this article in your social network Share this Story: Canmore historian and author offers exhaustive history. These five volumes form volumes XIV, XV, XVI, XXI and XXII of The Hudson's Bay Record Society publications. Comprising of: Cumberland House Journals and Inland Journal () Volumes XIV and XV are numbered of a limited edition.

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The HBC has become a part of Canadian history. But it’s a story that predates Canada, the making of which is only one small telling. In other words, the history of the Hudson’s Bay Company is a global story for our global era.

*** In OctoberKing Charles II of England granted an audience to two men who had travelled a long way to see him. Source: Hudson’s Bay Company Archives. The authors chose eighteen subheadings to provide an organizational framework for translated excerpts from the interviews.

About a third of the interview material was included in the book. While some overlap among sections exists, it is a useful way to look for topical information.

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Beals, C. S., On the possibility of a catastrophic origin for the great arc of eastern Hudson Bay. In: Beals, C.S.(editor), Science, History and Hudson Bay, volume 2. The North of Canada. (Book Reviews: Science, History and Hudson Bay). Welcome to Hudson Booksellers online.

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Report of the proceedings at a general court of the Governor and Company of Adventurers of England trading into Hudson's Bay: held at the City Terminus Hotel, Cannon Street, London, on Monday, 15th July, Sir Donald A. Smith, K.C.M.G.

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The bay is named for Henry Hudson, who inon board the aptly named Discovery, was seeking a Northwest Passage to east coast of Hudson Bay proper was mapped two years later; the south coast was traced inand the explorer Luke Foxe lent his name to Foxe Channel in the same year.

The west coast was not mapped until the early s, and the first bathymetric measurements of. Hudson Bay: or, Every-day life in the wilds of North America during six years' residence in the territories of the Hon. Hudson Bay CompanyT. Nelson and sons in English.

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the maw of an old shark. Well, just as the steward took off the cover, hiss-iss went the wind overhead, and one of those horrible squalls that come rattling down without a moment's warning in those parts, struck the ship, and gave her a heel over that sent the salt-cellars chasing the tumblers like all-possessed; and the great dumpling gave a heavy lurch to leeward, rolled fairly over on its.

And it was the striped Hudson’s Bay Company point blanket that helped pioneer the way. According to the official company history, blankets had been taken to Hudson Bay.

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M., & Edwards, M. Navigations, traffiques & discoveries, A guide to publications relating to the area now British Columbia. Victoria, BC: University of Victoria, p. 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 Language: English: LoC Class: F North America local history: Canada: Subject: Northwest, Canadian -- History Subject: Hudson's Bay Company Subject: North West Company Subject: XY.

Hudson Bay is located in Canada, with shoreline along Ontario, Quebec, Manitoba, and Nunavut. It is a very large saltwater body of water roughlysquare miles in size.

Hudson Bay drains portions of Ontario, Quebec, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Nunavut, North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana, and Minnesota. The average depth of Hudson Bay is feet and its deepest point is feet. Hudson’s Bay Company, chartered on May 2,is the oldest commercial corporation in North America and is one of the oldest in the world.

In its early days, it was headquartered in London, England and controlled the fur trade throughout much of British-controlled North America for several centuries. Hudson Bay only finally became free of ice sometime between 8, – 9, years ago.

The removal of this immense ice burden allowed the depressed crust under Hudson Bay to slowly rebound. This rebounding continues to this day. Evidence of a depressed crust under Hudson Bay can still be seen today in gravity anomaly maps of the area. 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 nearly department stores in. Hudson Bay (Inuktitut: Kangiqsualuk ilua, French: baie d'Hudson) (sometimes called Hudson's Bay, usually historically) is a large body of saltwater in northeastern Canada with a surface area of 1, km 2 (, sq mi).

Although not geographically apparent, it is for climatic reasons considered to be a marginal sea of the Arctic drains a very large area, about 3, km 2. A Short History of The Hudson Bay Company. This article relates to The Last Gentleman Adventurer.

The Hudson's Bay Company is still very much in existence, but with retail outlets spread across Canada this department store retailer has come a long way from its beginnings in when King Charles II of Britain granted the lands of the Hudson Bay watershed to "the Governor and Company .Hudson Bay and James Bay (its southern extension) and all their islands border Nunavut Territory, Manitoba, Ontario, and Quebec.

Hudson Strait (c mi/ km long) connects Hudson Bay with the Atlantic Ocean, and Foxe Channel leads to the Arctic Ocean. Mansel, Coats, and Southampton islands are at the northern end of the bay.The surname dates back to the 13th century in Scotland and England.

Henry Hudson () is probably the most famous of the Hudson name bearers. He is credited with discovering the “North West Passage” and Hudson Bay in Canada.

The Hudson River in New York is also named after Henry Hudson.

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