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Peter Pond fur trader & explorer. by Henry Raup Wagner

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Published by Yale University Library in [New Haven] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Pond, Peter, -- 1740-1807.,
  • Fur trade -- Northwest, Canadian.

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesYale University. Library. Western historical series -- no.2
The Physical Object
Pagination103 p.
Number of Pages103
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22956195M
LC Control Number57002026

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Pond book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Feverish and forthright, Pond is an absorbing chronicle of the pitfalls and p /5. Peter Pond (Janu or – ) was a soldier with a Connecticut Regiment, a fur trader, a founding member of the North West Company and the Beaver Club, an explorer and a he was born and died in Milford, Connecticut, most of his life was spent in northwestern North : (aged 68), Milford, Connecticut. The Reverend Peter Lawrence Pond (–) was a New England clergyman, activist and philanthropist who worked with Cambodian orphans on the Thai-Cambodian border. He was Executive Director of the Providence-based Cambodian Crisis Committee and was a co-founder of the Thai Friends Relief Foundation as well as the Inter-Religious Mission for Peace in Alma mater: Yale University, B.A., Yale . Other articles where Peter Pond is discussed: Mackenzie River: History: In one of them, Peter Pond, found Portage La Loche (Methy Portage) connecting the headwaters of Churchill River with the Clearwater River, itself one of the east-bank tributaries of the Athabasca River. In Alexander Mackenzie made his historic journey northward from the trading post of Fort .

POND, PETER, army officer, fur trader, explorer, map maker, and writer; b. 18 Jan. /40 in Milford, Conn., eldest son of Peter Pond and Mary Hubbard; m. Susanna Newell, probably in , and they had at least two children; d. in Milford.. This remarkable, eccentric, and violent man was born, according to his own account, into a family well known for five . Peter Pond, fur trader (b at Milford, Conn 18 Jan /40; d there ). In , with proverbial Yankee shrewdness, Pond moved from the area southwest of the Great Lakes, where he had been trading for most of the previous decade, to focus on what is now the Canadian West, which proved a much richer territory. His book "Peter Pond: Fur Trader and Adventurer," came out the same year and never reprinted, as a way to better examine the fur trade "through the life of one extraordinary person deeply involved in a particular commodity," Black said. Innis taught at University of Toronto from to his death in See my Peter Pond Society bibliography. Peters Pond RV Resort, Sandwich. K likes. Peters Pond RV Resort is a acre campground located on the shores of a spring-fed freshwater lake. You don’t have to own an RV to enjoy Peters Pond –We /5().