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Missouri River documents, [ca. 1804-1807]
BANC MSS P-W 11
Collection Overview

Title:

Missouri River documents, [ca. 1804-1807]

Creator/Contributor:

British North West Company

Creator/Contributor:

Companie de Commerce pour la Découverte des Nations du haut du Missouri

Abstract:

Copies made from negatives used by Bernard DeVoto in writing The Course of Empire (Boston, 1953). A Ms. by James Mackay (1759-1822), Notes on the Indian Tribes, ca. 1804, reflects Mackay's observations while serving the British North West Company in Canada and on the upper Missouri, 1785-1787, and the Spanish Compagnie de Commerce pour la Découverte des Nations du haut du Missouri on the same river, 1795-1796. Accompanying this are articles photographed from the Medical Repository, Second Hexade, v. 1-4, 1804-1807.

Date:

1804 (issued)

Subject:

Indians of North America

Note:

Photocopies.
Originals in: Missouri Historical Society.
FOR REFERENCE USE ONLY. Reproduction prohibited. Direct requests for copies or permission to publish to the Missouri Historical Society.

Physical Description:

2 folders.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS P-W 11

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

FOR REFERENCE USE ONLY. Reproduction prohibited. Direct requests for copies or permission to publish to the Missouri Historical Society.