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Statement respecting the Earl of Selkirk"s settlement upon the Red River, in North America

Statement respecting the Earl of Selkirk"s settlement upon the Red River, in North America

its destruction in 1815 and 1816, and the massacre of Governor Semple and his party : with observations upon a recent publication, entitled "A narrative of occurrences in the Indian countries," &c.

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Published by Published by James Eastburn & Co. ... in New-York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Selkirk, Thomas Douglas, -- Earl of, -- 1771-1820.,
  • Red River Settlement.,
  • Manitoba -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsWilcocke, Samuel Hull, 1766?-1833.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination4 microfiches (164 fr.)
    Number of Pages164
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19367037M
    ISBN 100665446934

    Kenneth MacKenzie entered the service of the North West Company on 1 May as an apprentice clerk for a five-year period. Statement respecting the Earl of Selkirk’s settlement upon the Red River in North America (London, ; repr. Land for settlement was chosen on the west side of the Red River, north of the point now known as Point Douglas. The first colonists, from Ireland and The Hebrides, left Sligo, Ireland, on J , aboard the Robert Taylor, under the leadership of Owen Keveny.

    In the case of the Red River Settlement Lord Selkirk purchased the land from the Hudson’s Bay Company, who at that time held all of Rupert’s Land under their Charter of , granted by Charles II. This then was the condition of the Highlands when Lord Selkirk began his great work of colonization. John Halkett (–) Author of Statement Respecting the Earl of Selkirk's Settlement Upon the Red River, in North America; It's Destruction in and ; and the Massacre of .

    This film tells the story of the Red River settlement, now the city of Winnipeg, Manitoba. The pioneer venture of Thomas Douglas, Earl of Selkirk, to establish a colony brought opposition from the North West Company, the Hudson's Bay Company’s powerful Director: Richard Gilbert. In January Governor Miles MacDonell, appointed by Thomas Douglas, 5th Earl of Selkirk issued to the inhabitants of the Red River area a proclamation which became known as the Pemmican Proclamation. The proclamation was issued in attempt to stop the Métis people from exporting pemmican out of the Red River district. Cuthbert Grant, leader of the Métis, disregarded MacDonell's.


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Title: STATEMENT RESPECTING THE EARL OF SELKIRK'S SETTLEMENT UPON THE RED RIVER IN NORTH AMERICA; ITS DESTRUCTION IN AND ; AND THE MASSACRE OF GOVERNOR SEMPLE AND HIS PARTY Author Name: Categories: Canadiana, Edition: Reprint of London Edit of Publisher: Toronto, Coles Canadiana Collection: Binding: Paperbound Book Condition:.

Statement respecting the Earl of Selkirk's settlement upon the Red river, in North America: its destruction in the years and ; and the massacre of Governor Semple and his party ; with observations upon a recent publication, entitled " A narrative of occurrances in the Indian countries," &c by Halkett, John, Pages: Statement respecting the Earl of Selkirk's settlement upon the Red River in North America; its destruction in and ; and the massacre of Governor Semple and his party with observations upon a recent publication, entitled "A Narrative of occurrences.

Statement respecting the Earl of Selkirk's settlement of Kildonan upon the Red River in North America: Its destruction in the years andand the.

In a former part of this Statement, it has been mentioned that the Earl of Selkirk had received in- formation, in the bcginp'ng of the yearthat it was suspected the Indians were likely to make an attack upon the Red River settlement; and, although the.

Statement respecting the Earl of Selkirk's settlement upon the Red River in North America; its destruction in and ; and the massacre of Governor Semple and his party with observations upon a recent publication, entitled "A Narrative of occurrences in the Indian Countries.".

Statement respecting the Earl of Selkirk's settlement upon the Red River in North America its destruction in and ; and the massacre of Governor Semple and his party: with observations upon a recent publication, entitled, A narrative of occurrences in the Indian countries, &c.

by: Halkett, John, Statement respecting the Earl of Selkirk's settlement upon the Red River in North America. Statement respecting the Earl of Selkirk's Settlement of Kildonan, upon the Red River, in North America [electronic resource]: its destruction in the years andand the massacre of Governor Semple and his party.

By Author: John Halkett. Statement Respecting the Earl of Selkirk's Settlement Upon the Red River: In North America, Its Destruction in andand the Massage of Governor Semple and His Party with Observations Upon a Recent Publication3/5(1).

Statement respecting the Earl of Selkirk's settlement of Kildonan, upon the Red River, in North america ; its destruction in the years and ; and the massacre of Governor Semple and his party. The Red River Colony (or Selkirk Settlement) was a colonization project set up in by Thomas Douglas, 5th Earl of Selkirk onsquare kilometres (, sq mi) of land.

This land was granted to him by the Hudson's Bay Company, which is referred to as the Selkirk l: Upper Fort Garry. Postscript to the statement respecting the Earl of Selkirk's settlement upon the Red River, in North America. [Montreal?]: [publisher not identified], [?] (OCoLC) Named Person: Thomas Douglas Selkirk, Earl; Thomas Douglas Selkirk, Earl: Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File.

Statement respecting the Earl of Selkirk's settlement upon the Red River, in North America [electronic resource]: its destruction in andand the massacre of Governor Semple and his party: with observations upon a recent publication, entitled. A narrative of transactions in the Red River country ; from the commencement of the operations of the Earl of Selkirk, till the summer of the year / by Alexander M'Donell, Esq.

; with a map, exhibiting part of the route of the Canadian fur traders in the interior of North America, and comprising the scene of contest between Lord Selkirk and the North-west company.

(Montréal, ). He is also the author of Postscript to the statement respecting the Earl of Selkirk’s settlement upon the Red River, in North America (Montreal, ). A series of his letters appeared in London, probably inas Correspondence in the years, andbetween Earl Bathurst, and J.

Halkett, Esq. Red River Settlement Facsimile of Section of Map in Lord Selkirk’s Colonists: the Romantic Settlement of the Pioneers of Manitoba by George Bryce, ca.

– (AMICUS ) Canadians are usually taught to see treaties as documents intended to induce Indigenous peoples to surrender their rights and title, much in the way that.Statement respecting the earl of Selkirk's Settlement upon the Red River in North America: its destruction in and ; and the massacre of governor Semple and his party: with observations upon a recent publications, entitled, "A narrative of occurences in the Indian countries," etc.