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Indian Middlemen - Natives in the Fur Trade

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This production shows how Indigenous middlemen carried trade goods they received from the Hudson's Bay Company to native groups and brought back the furs they collected. Focussing on Attickasish, the trading captain of a band of Cree middlemen, it describes the trade between the Cree and the Blackfoot, and between the Cree and the Hudson's Bay Company at York Factory in the 1750s.

1990, 16 min 05 s

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Honorable Mention
National Educational Media Network Competition
April 28 1984, Oakland - USA

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