The Red River Colony A Chronicle of the Beginnings of Manitoba
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The Red River Colony A Chronicle of the Beginnings of Manitoba

By Louis Aubrey Wood
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  • Thomas Douglas, Fifth Earl of Selkirk. From the painting at St Mary's Isle
  • THE RED RIVER COLONY
    • A Chronicle of the Beginnings of Manitoba
      • BY
    • BY
    • LOUIS AUBREY WOOD
      • TORONTO GLASGOW, BROOK & COMPANY 1915
      • TO MY FATHER
    • TORONTO GLASGOW, BROOK & COMPANY 1915
    • TO MY FATHER
    • CONTENTS
    • ILLUSTRATIONS
      • CHAPTER I
        • ST MARY'S ISLE
      • ST MARY'S ISLE
      • CHAPTER II
        • SELKIRK, THE COLONIZER
        • Place D'Armes, Montreal, in 1807. From a water-colour sketch after Dillon in M'Gill University Library.
      • SELKIRK, THE COLONIZER
      • Place D'Armes, Montreal, in 1807. From a water-colour sketch after Dillon in M'Gill University Library.
      • CHAPTER III
        • THE PURSE-STRINGS LOOSEN
        • Joseph Frobisher, a partner in the North-West Company. From the John Ross Robertson Collection, Toronto Public Library.
      • THE PURSE-STRINGS LOOSEN
      • Joseph Frobisher, a partner in the North-West Company. From the John Ross Robertson Collection, Toronto Public Library.
      • CHAPTER IV
        • STORNOWAY—AND BEYOND
      • STORNOWAY—AND BEYOND
      • CHAPTER V
        • WINTERING ON THE BAY
        • The country of Lord Selkirk's Letters.
      • WINTERING ON THE BAY
      • The country of Lord Selkirk's Letters.
      • CHAPTER VI
        • RED RIVER AND PEMBINA
        • Hunting the Buffalo. From a painting by George Catlin.
        • Plan of Red River Colony
      • RED RIVER AND PEMBINA
      • Hunting the Buffalo. From a painting by George Catlin.
      • Plan of Red River Colony
      • CHAPTER VII
        • THE BEGINNING OF STRIFE
      • THE BEGINNING OF STRIFE
      • CHAPTER VIII
        • COLIN ROBERTSON, THE AVENGER
      • COLIN ROBERTSON, THE AVENGER
      • CHAPTER IX
        • SEVEN OAKS
      • SEVEN OAKS
      • CHAPTER X
        • LORD SELKIRK'S JOURNEY
      • LORD SELKIRK'S JOURNEY
      • CHAPTER XI
        • FORT WILLIAM
        • Fort William. From an old print in the John Ross Robertson Collection, Toronto Public Library.
        • Simon M'Tavish, Founder of the North-West Company. From a water-colour drawing in M'Gill University Library.
        • William M'Gillivray, a partner in the North-West Company. From a photograph in the M'Gill University Library.
      • FORT WILLIAM
      • Fort William. From an old print in the John Ross Robertson Collection, Toronto Public Library.
      • Simon M'Tavish, Founder of the North-West Company. From a water-colour drawing in M'Gill University Library.
      • William M'Gillivray, a partner in the North-West Company. From a photograph in the M'Gill University Library.
      • CHAPTER XII
        • THE PIPE OF PEACE
      • THE PIPE OF PEACE
      • BIBLIOGRAPHICAL NOTE
        • PRIMARY SOURCES
        • SECONDARY MATERIAL
      • PRIMARY SOURCES
      • SECONDARY MATERIAL
      • INDEX
    • CHAPTER I
      • ST MARY'S ISLE
    • ST MARY'S ISLE
    • CHAPTER II
      • SELKIRK, THE COLONIZER
      • Place D'Armes, Montreal, in 1807. From a water-colour sketch after Dillon in M'Gill University Library.
    • SELKIRK, THE COLONIZER
    • Place D'Armes, Montreal, in 1807. From a water-colour sketch after Dillon in M'Gill University Library.
    • CHAPTER III
      • THE PURSE-STRINGS LOOSEN
      • Joseph Frobisher, a partner in the North-West Company. From the John Ross Robertson Collection, Toronto Public Library.
    • THE PURSE-STRINGS LOOSEN
    • Joseph Frobisher, a partner in the North-West Company. From the John Ross Robertson Collection, Toronto Public Library.
    • CHAPTER IV
      • STORNOWAY—AND BEYOND
    • STORNOWAY—AND BEYOND
    • CHAPTER V
      • WINTERING ON THE BAY
      • The country of Lord Selkirk's Letters.
    • WINTERING ON THE BAY
    • The country of Lord Selkirk's Letters.
    • CHAPTER VI
      • RED RIVER AND PEMBINA
      • Hunting the Buffalo. From a painting by George Catlin.
      • Plan of Red River Colony
    • RED RIVER AND PEMBINA
    • Hunting the Buffalo. From a painting by George Catlin.
    • Plan of Red River Colony
    • CHAPTER VII
      • THE BEGINNING OF STRIFE
    • THE BEGINNING OF STRIFE
    • CHAPTER VIII
      • COLIN ROBERTSON, THE AVENGER
    • COLIN ROBERTSON, THE AVENGER
    • CHAPTER IX
      • SEVEN OAKS
    • SEVEN OAKS
    • CHAPTER X
      • LORD SELKIRK'S JOURNEY
    • LORD SELKIRK'S JOURNEY
    • CHAPTER XI
      • FORT WILLIAM
      • Fort William. From an old print in the John Ross Robertson Collection, Toronto Public Library.
      • Simon M'Tavish, Founder of the North-West Company. From a water-colour drawing in M'Gill University Library.
      • William M'Gillivray, a partner in the North-West Company. From a photograph in the M'Gill University Library.
    • FORT WILLIAM
    • Fort William. From an old print in the John Ross Robertson Collection, Toronto Public Library.
    • Simon M'Tavish, Founder of the North-West Company. From a water-colour drawing in M'Gill University Library.
    • William M'Gillivray, a partner in the North-West Company. From a photograph in the M'Gill University Library.
    • CHAPTER XII
      • THE PIPE OF PEACE
    • THE PIPE OF PEACE
    • BIBLIOGRAPHICAL NOTE
      • PRIMARY SOURCES
      • SECONDARY MATERIAL
    • PRIMARY SOURCES
    • SECONDARY MATERIAL
    • INDEX
    • THE CHRONICLES OF CANADA
      • THIRTY-TWO VOLUMES ILLUSTRATED
        • Edited by GEORGE M. WRONG and H. H. LANGTON
      • Edited by GEORGE M. WRONG and H. H. LANGTON
    • THIRTY-TWO VOLUMES ILLUSTRATED
      • Edited by GEORGE M. WRONG and H. H. LANGTON
    • Edited by GEORGE M. WRONG and H. H. LANGTON
    • THE CHRONICLES OF CANADA
      • PART I THE FIRST EUROPEAN VISITORS
      • PART II THE RISE OF NEW FRANCE
      • PART III THE ENGLISH INVASION
      • PART IV THE BEGINNINGS OF BRITISH CANADA
      • PART V THE RED MAN IN CANADA
      • PART VI PIONEERS OF THE NORTH AND WEST
      • PART VII THE STRUGGLE FOR POLITICAL FREEDOM
      • PART VIII THE GROWTH OF NATIONALITY
      • PART IX NATIONAL HIGHWAYS
    • PART I THE FIRST EUROPEAN VISITORS
    • PART II THE RISE OF NEW FRANCE
    • PART III THE ENGLISH INVASION
    • PART IV THE BEGINNINGS OF BRITISH CANADA
    • PART V THE RED MAN IN CANADA
    • PART VI PIONEERS OF THE NORTH AND WEST
    • PART VII THE STRUGGLE FOR POLITICAL FREEDOM
    • PART VIII THE GROWTH OF NATIONALITY
    • PART IX NATIONAL HIGHWAYS
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