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Daily life and challenges for the various groups involved in the fur trade.

-22- JJ Hargrave: Lower Fort Garry
-19- JJ Hargrave: Buffalo Hunt
-20- JJ Hargrave: Transportation
-21- JJ Hargrave: Christmas
-23 - JJ Hargrave: Upper Fort Garry
-24- JJ Hargrave: Winter Activities
-25- JJ Hargrave: Norway House
-26- JJ Hargrave: Journey to Canada
-27- Emma Caffin Jeffrey: Snowshoeing
-28- Emma Caffin Jeffrey: Berry Picking
-37- Frances Simpson: Fort William
-38- Frances Simpson: Winnipeg River
-39- Frances Simpson: Portages
-40- Frances Simpson: Chief Peguis
-41- Frances Simpson: Fort Garry Churches
-42- Frances Simpson: Leaving Fort Garry
-51- James Isham: York Fort
-52- James Isham: Dogs and Martens
-57- Nicholas Garry: Encampments
-60- Daniel Harmon: Swan River
-61- Daniel Harmon: Country Wives
-63- Daniel Harmon: Family
-76- James Knight: Taking Back the Fort
-77- Thomas McCliesh: Successful Marten Trapping
-78- Thomas McCliesh: Trading With Natives
-97- John Tanner: Trapper for NWC & HBC
-69- HBC London Committee: Employee Theft
-1- Letitia Hargrave: York Factory
-2- Letitia Hargrave: The Washing Woman
-3- Letitia Hargrave: Livestock & Diet
-4- Letitia Hargrave: Birth of Joseph James
-5- Letitia Hargrave: Dr. Tolmie
-6- Letitia Hargrave: Gardening Troubles
-7- Letitia Hargrave: Winter
-8- Letitia Hargrave: Food Rations
-9- Letitia Hargrave: William, Birth & Death
-10- Letitia Hargrave: Dangers of Life
-43- Letitia Hargrave: Arrival, RM Ballantyne
-44- Letitia Hargrave: Return, RMBallantyne
-45- Letitia Hargrave: JJ's Health & Growth
-46- Letitia Hargrave: Miss Mactavish
-47- Letitia Hargrave: Meals
-12- RM Ballantyne: York Factory
-13- RM Ballantyne: York Boats
-14- RM Ballantyne: Winter Activities
-15- RM Ballantyne: Voyageur Brigade
-16- RM Ballantyne: Bachelors Hall
-17- RM Ballantyne: York Factory Trading Room
-18- RM Ballantyne: Dog Cariole
-35- RM Ballantyne: Letitia Hargrave
-36- Frances Simpson: Journey Begins
-54- La Verendrye (father): Relations with Cree
-116- Peter Garrioch: Life at the Red River Settlement
-120- Peter Fidler: Unpaid Accounts & Gunplay
-121- Peter Fidler: Daily Activities
-149- Ann Duncan: To Husband Alex. Duncan
K1 - The Blue-fisted Paddle
First White Woman in Edmonton
(B10) Bard of the Prairies
B11 - The Son of I. Gunn
B12 - What Churchill Owes to a Woman
B13 - A Winter Inspection Trip
B15 - Romance Contract
(M11) Navigator's Sextant
(M14) Metis Frock Coat
(M15) Prosthesis (Wooden Leg)
(M23) Plains-type Blackfoot Arrow
(M26) Tobacco Carrot, Reproduction
(M29) Frances' Engraved Seal
(M30) Simpson's Beaver Club Medal
(M31) Copper Pot, Kettle
(M34) Medicine Chest
(M35) Mailbox Bench
(PC2) Women's Things
(L5) Swampy Cree - Fish Trapping and Caribou Hunting
(L1) Tale of an HBC Captain (Part 1): Kahkechewish - Black as Coal
(L2) Tale of an HBC Captain (Part 2): Pe-nas Ki-yask [Bernard Gull]
(L3) Tale of an HBC Mailman (Part 3): Nobody Knows His Name
(L4) Tale of Other HBC Employees (Part 4): Fur Harvesters & Goose Camps
11. Diagram of York Factory
245. Portaging from Hudson's Bay to Lake Winnipeg