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Peter Fidler

James Grierson MacGregor

Peter Fidler

Canada"s forgotten explorer, 1769-1822

by James Grierson MacGregor

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Published by Fifth House Publishers in Calgary .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fidler, Peter, -- 1769-1822.,
  • Surveyors -- Canada -- Biography.,
  • Northwest, Canadian -- Discovery and exploration.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementJ. G. MacGregor.
    SeriesWestern Canadian classics
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 265 p. :
    Number of Pages265
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20895353M
    ISBN 101894004191

    Map 4: In , a Blackfoot named Ac ko mok ki drew a map in the snow or dirt for Peter Fidler of the Hudson’s Bay Company. Fidler re-drew the map in his journal. This map was far more complete than any previously available. It showed the Missouri River (the central line) and its tributaries. The Hudson’s Bay Company (HBC) explorer and surveyor Peter Fidler was the first European to write about Alberta’s coal riches. Born in Bolsover, England, in , Fidler contributed thirty-four years of strenuous service to the fur-trading company that sponsored much of .

    Peter 'Pete' David Fidler is a dobro player from Melbourne, blackfin-boats.com also plays mandolin, lap steel guitar and guitar.. Before playing the dobro, Fidler was guitarist/songwriter in Melbourne-based psychedelic rock band, Tyrnaround. Peter Fiedler leads a behind-the-scenes tour of Symphony Hall. Peter Fiedler doesn’t have any daddy issues. In fact, BU’s vice president for administrative services proudly embraces his blood tie to inimitable conductor Arthur Fiedler (Hon.’51), who presided over the Boston Pops Orchestra at Symphony Hall for almost fifty years.

    Jun 10,  · Download Book Peter Fidler: Canadian Explorer (Western Canadian Classics) ebook textbooks. showing the Missouri and South Saskatchewan Rivers, and northwards in Peter Fidler's Journal. HBCA, PAM: E.3/2 fos. d Courtesy: HBCA, PAM, Apart from the three maps mentioned, it is likely that all the Indian maps in Fidler's book were drawn by him. The two versions of the Ac ko mok ki map are definitely.


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Peter Fidler (16 August – 17 December ) was a British surveyor, map-maker, fur trader and explorer who had a long career in the employ of the Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) in what later became blackfin-boats.com was born in Bolsover, Derbyshire, England and died at Fort Dauphin in present-day blackfin-boats.com married Mary Mackagonne, a Cree woman, and together they had 14 blackfin-boats.com: 16 AugustBolsover, Derbyshire, England.

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Originally published inPeter Fidler is the only book-length treatment of the travels and adventures of this dedicated explorer.5/5(3). PETER FIDLER () MARY MACKAGONNE () (Last Updated: August 03, ) Peter Fidler, Canada’s Forgotten Explorer by J.G. MacGregor is undoubtedly the best book I have found about Peter blackfin-boats.com will find many tidbits in my descendant narratives that are excerpts from this book.

Peter FIDLER was one of Canada's greatest surveyors and explorers. He was born on August 16, in Bolsover, Derbyshire England. In he signed on as a labourer with the Hudson's Bay Company, beginning his career at York Factory on Hudson Bay. Peter Fidler, trader and surveyor to by Joseph Burr Tyrrell and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at blackfin-boats.com Peter Fidler was one of Canada's greatest exploratory surveyors, but also one of the least known.

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From the Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online. Peter Fidler, A profile of Peter Fidler, Hudson’s Bay Company fur trader and surveyor. From The Manitoba Historical Society. Fidler has much to tell us of the Indian tribes, the effect of the coming of the white man, the rivalry between the Hudson's Bay and North-West companies, and the establishment of the Red River settlement in Excerpt from J.G.

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