Where Two Worlds Meet
The Great Lakes Fur Trade
ISBN10: 0873511565 ISBN13: 9780873511568 Publisher: Minnesota Historical Society Pr Published: Apr 1 1982 Weight: 1.35lbs. Height: 11.00" Width: 8.50" Depth: 0.25" Language: English
Inspired by an exhibit of artifacts from the fur trade of the 1700s, this fascinating and attractive catalog includes a history of the fur trade and essays on various aspects of the early cross-cultural contacts between Indians and whites. Photos of tools, clothing, and trade items shown in the exhibit are accompanied by beautiful reproductions of eighteenth-century paintings and drawings, some in color.