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Hudson's Bay Company Correspondence, 1841-1859.

Author: Hudson's Bay Company.
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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Letters by Sir James Douglas, Roderick Finlayson, Dr. John McLoughlin, and others, to Dr. William Fraser Tolmie reflect the Hudson's Bay Co.'s attitude toward the American settlement of Oregon and United States government, the boundary treaty, the establishment of the Puget Sound Agricultural Company at Nisqually, the company's land claims, the seizure of the ship Beaver, and the San Juan Island and Haro Strait  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: James Douglas; Roderick Finlayson; J S Hawkins; Angus McDonald; John McLoughlin; William Fraser Tolmie; James Douglas; John McLoughlin
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Hudson's Bay Company.
OCLC Number: 702126654
Description: 1 volume (165 pages) ; 33 cm

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Letters by Sir James Douglas, Roderick Finlayson, Dr. John McLoughlin, and others, to Dr. William Fraser Tolmie reflect the Hudson's Bay Co.'s attitude toward the American settlement of Oregon and United States government, the boundary treaty, the establishment of the Puget Sound Agricultural Company at Nisqually, the company's land claims, the seizure of the ship Beaver, and the San Juan Island and Haro Strait difficulty. The correspondence documents a quarrel between Sir George Simpson and McLoughlin.

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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/101583324#Organization\/beaver_steamship<\/a>> # Beaver (Steamship)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Beaver (Steamship)<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/101583324#Organization\/hudson_s_bay_company<\/a>> # Hudson\'s Bay Company.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Hudson\'s Bay Company.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/101583324#Organization\/puget_sound_agricultural_company<\/a>> # Puget Sound Agricultural Company.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Puget Sound Agricultural Company.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/101583324#Person\/douglas_james_1803_1877<\/a>> # James Douglas<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1803<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1877<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Douglas<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"James<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"James Douglas<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/101583324#Person\/hawkins_j_s<\/a>> # J. S. Hawkins<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Hawkins<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"J. S.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"J. S. Hawkins<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/101583324#Person\/mcdonald_angus_1861<\/a>> # Angus McDonald<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1861<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"McDonald<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Angus<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Angus McDonald<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/101583324#Person\/mcloughlin_john_1784_1857<\/a>> # John McLoughlin<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1784<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1857<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"McLoughlin<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"John<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"John McLoughlin<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/101583324#Place\/canada_united_states<\/a>> # Canada--United States.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Canada--United States.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/101583324#Place\/northwest_pacific<\/a>> # Northwest, Pacific<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Northwest, Pacific<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/101583324#Place\/united_states<\/a>> # United States<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"United States<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/101583324#Place\/united_states_canada<\/a>> # United States--Canada.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"United States--Canada.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/101583324#Topic\/british_north_america_history_19th_century<\/a>> # British--North America--History--19th century<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85016960<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"British--North America--History--19th century<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/ctu<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\ndcterms:identifier<\/a> \"ctu<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1204155<\/a>> # United States.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"United States.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1204310<\/a>> # Canada.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Canada.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1242475<\/a>> # North America.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"North America.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1242543<\/a>> # Pacific Northwest.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Pacific Northwest.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1355135<\/a>> # Territorial expansion<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Territorial expansion<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/837076<\/a>> # Boundaries<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Boundaries<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/839044<\/a>> # British<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"British<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/10211704<\/a>> # William Fraser Tolmie<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1812<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1886<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Tolmie<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"William Fraser<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"William Fraser Tolmie<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/103693053<\/a>> # James Douglas<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1803<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1877<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Douglas<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"James<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"James Douglas<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/104476621<\/a>> # Roderick Finlayson<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1818<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1892<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Finlayson<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Roderick<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Roderick Finlayson<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/139169065<\/a>> # Hudson\'s Bay Company.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Hudson\'s Bay Company.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/157035512<\/a>> # Puget Sound Agricultural Company.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Puget Sound Agricultural Company.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/50025231<\/a>> # John McLoughlin<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1784<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1857<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"McLoughlin<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"John<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"John McLoughlin<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n