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Fort Garry- its origin and history.

Charles N. Bell

Fort Garry- its origin and history.

by Charles N. Bell

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Published by Winnipeg Free Press in Winnipeg .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fort Garry (Man.)

  • Edition Notes

    Clippin g from the Winnipeg Free Press magazine section. Jan. 6, 1934. p. 1.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 sheet illus.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14770620M

    Shortly afterwards the Hudson’s Bay Company built Fort Douglas, named after Thomas Douglas, the 5th Earl of Selkirk and founder of the Red River Settlement. “The building of the 1st Fort Garry took place in and was named after Nicholas Garry, a director of the Hudson’s Bay Company.” In construction of a new Fort was started. Interpretive sign at Lower Fort Garry National Historic Park, Manitoba, Canada, Septem The firm, by the way, is still in existence. Patterns for the stoves may still be in the company's files, although it is understood that during modernization of the works in recent years a .

    At the end of the Civil War, the ranks of the Regular cavalry regiments were thin indeed, as were those of the other Regular regiments. Of the companies of cavalry, infantry, and artillery authorized, were not organized, and few, if any, of those in being were at full strength. By July this shortage had eased since many of the members of the disbanded Volunteer outfits had by then. History. We are a city rich in history and heritage. the Hudson's Bay Company moved its fort from Vancouver on the Columbia River to the southern end of Vancouver Island. Thereafter, for a short time, it was known locally as "Fort Albert," but by resolution passed by the Council of the Northern Department of the Company meeting at Fort.

    Winnipeg surprises. Rising above the prairie, it's a metropolis where you least expect it. Cultured, confident and captivating, it's more than just a pit stop on the Trans-Canada haul, but a destination in its own right, with a couple of world-class museums and a wonderfully diverse dining scene. The river, wrote the year-old Hudson's Bay Co. clerk, had just broken free of its icy shackles, and “with an awful rush; carrying away cattle, houses, trees and everything else in its way.”.


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