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18th Century Fur Trade – An Age of Adventure and Exploration
Explore the era of the fur trade with us, along with the personalities and lives of some of the people that make up this period in our history. Topics include: 1798, Beaver Fur Hat, Bourgeois, Canoe, Food, Fur Trade, Grand Portage, History of the Fur Trade, Interpretive Guides, Mississippi River, Rendezvous, Songs of the Fur Trade, Speaking the Language of the Fur Trade, The Beaver, Trading, Voyageurs, White Oak Fur Post, Wild Plants, Winterers, Women in the Fur Trade – The Story of Broken Toe.
Wonderfully organized historic website. Select the period to review, then select from tabbed categories about the period across the top of the navigation. The materials on this Web site include a U.S. history textbook; over 400 annotated documents from the Gilder Lehrman Collection, supplemented by primary sources on slavery, Mexican American, Asian American, and Native American history, and U.S. political, social, and legal history; succinct essays on the history of film, ethnicity, private life, and technology; multmedia exhibitions; and reference resources that include a database of annotated links, classroom handouts, chronologies, glossaries, an audio archive including speeches and book talks by historians, and a visual archive with hundreds of historical maps and images.
HISTORY ERAS INCLUDED: The First Americans, Colonial Era, American Revolution, Early National Period, Pre-Civil War Era, Slavery, Civil War, Reconstruction, Gilded Age, America Becomes a World Power, Progressive Era, World War I, 1920s, Great Depression, World War II, Post-War Era, 1960s, Vietnam War, 1970-2000, The 21st Century.
Buckskinning is camping with a pre-1840s twist. Whether you call yourself a living historian, experimental archeologist, or just like to spend time outside with a muzzleloader, bow and arrows, or tomahawk, you've come to the right place. This site offers articles for folks interested in buckskinning and rendezvous from beginner to long-time enthusiast. Features extensive links to related information from history to suppliers and other organizations.