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On the commercial importance of Hudson"s Bay

Bell, Robert

On the commercial importance of Hudson"s Bay

with remarks on recent surveys and investigations

by Bell, Robert

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Published by s.n. in [London? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Transportation -- Ontario,
  • Hudson Bay.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Robert Bell.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 06718
    ContributionsRoyal Geographical Society (Great Britain)
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (12 fr.)
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18915762M
    ISBN 100665067186

    The Remarkable History Of The Hudson's Bay Company Paperback – Jan. 30 by George Bryce (Author) out of 5 stars 9 ratings. See all 26 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from /5(9). HBC Heritage is an internal department of Hudson’s Bay Company. We are committed to the preservation, education, and promotion of Hudson’s Bay Company’s history and the ongoing care and maintenance of the Company’s historical HBC Corporate Art, Artifact, Image, and Reference Collections.

      Defying marketplace trends, Hudson’s Bay Company is scheduled to open the first Hudson’s Bay store outside Canada in its year history .   The Northwest Passage is a famed sea route from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean through a group of sparsely populated Canadian islands known as the Arctic Archipelago.

    The Hudsons Bay company is the oldest commercial corporation in North America, and one of the oldest in the controlled the fur trade throughout much of British-controlled North America for several centuries. The traders of HBC started their trade with the Natives of North America, often trading European items such as weaponry and Alcohol in exchange for furs, which were used as items. HBC is a diversified retailer focused on driving the performance of high quality stores and their omnichannel platforms and unlocking the value of real estate holdings. Founded in , HBC is the oldest company in North America. HBC’s portfolio today includes formats ranging from luxury to premium department stores to off price fashion.


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On the commercial importance of Hudson"s Bay by Bell, Robert Download PDF EPUB FB2

For several hundred years, the HBC controlled more land, had more employees, was richer, and was more politically connected than the colonies which made up Canada. To put things in perspective, until around the time of the US Civil War the HBC own.

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The Hudson's Bay Company (HBC; French: Compagnie de la Baie d'Hudson) is a Canadian retail business group. A fur trading business for much of its existence, HBC now owns and operates retail stores in Canada and the United States. The company sold most of its European operations by August and its remaining stores, in the Netherlands, were closed by the end of Founded: 2 May ; years ago, London, England.

Hudson’s Bay Company, corporation that occupies a prominent place in both the economic and the political history of Canada. It was incorporated in England on May 2,to seek a northwest passage to the Pacific, to occupy the lands adjacent to Hudson Bay, and to carry on commerce with those lands.

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Canadian retail value is $75 and book dimensions are 9½ x 11½” / 24 x 29 cm. Book also available. I grew up on the shores of Hudson Bay, and it's so labelled on pretty much every map (Canadian, admittedly) I've seen. Some of the confusion might result from the Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) of yore, which IIRC does use the possessive form.

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About this Item: A Quantum Book published for Hudson's Bay Company. Paperback. Condition: GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text.

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The Economic History of the Fur Trade: to Ann M. Carlos, University of Colorado Frank D. Lewis, Queen’s University Introduction. A commercial fur trade in North America grew out of the early contact between Indians and European fisherman who were netting cod on the Grand Banks off Newfoundland and on the Bay of Gaspé near Quebec.

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