Fonds A/B/20/V2;A/C/20/V2 - Fort Vancouver fonds : 1830-1877

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Fort Vancouver fonds : 1830-1877

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BCA A/B/20/V2;A/C/20/V2

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  • [Microfilmed 1942] (Creation)
    Hudson's Bay Company. Fort Vancouver

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4 cm of textual records;1 microfilm reel

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Fort Vancouver was a substantial Hudson's Bay Company fort established on the Columbia River in 1824-1825. Once the international boundary was established in 1846, the Fort was in American territory and was ultimately abandoned in 1860.

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The fonds consists of accounts, correspondence, fur returns, register of marriage licences and letterbook of Fort Vancouver. Includes private correspondence of James Douglas, 1866-1877. [Some records available on microfilm.]

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BCAUL control number: BCA-1682

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