Harrington, Richard; Jaques, Florence and Lee; Joss, William F.; Galbraith, J.; Finnie, R.; Greenlees, S.; Armstrong, N.; Cormack, J.; Granberg, W.
Title The Beaver, Magazine of the North, March 1951, Outfit 281 - Trading at Padlei, N.W.T. / Conflict on Puget Sound
Size 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall
Publisher Canada Hudson's Bay Company 1951
Seller ID 336h0493
50 pages. Many reproductions of black and white photos. Printed upon glossy stock. Features: Great colour cover photo of scene inside trading post; Delta Marsh Revisited - waterfowl research station on the shores of Lake Manitoba; Eskimo Sleds - photo-illustrated article; Trading at Padlei, N.W.T. - ; Northern Portraits - photos taken along the Alaska Highway; Conflict on Puget Sound - friction between the Company men at Nisqually and the incoming American settlers, a century ago; First Short-Wave in the Arctic (part II); Filming the Northland - the making of the NFB film 'Indian Canoeman'; Klondike Memories - adventures of young Englishmen who struck it rich in the Klondike; There Go Flukes! - giant sperm whale fights for its life against killer ship ("Nahmint") and killer whales - photo-illustrated article; La Perouse on Hudson Bay - hitherto unpublished eye-witness account of the French capture of Prince of Wales's Fort and York Factory in 1782; Nice colour ad for Hudson's Bay shirts for men and women on back cover. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A sound vintage copy.