Publisher: Dundurn (September 8, 2008)
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this is often the tale of Irish-born Henry Ross Halpin, who through the age of sixteen started an extended organization with the fur exchange and Canada’s local peoples, used to be 3 times hired by means of the Hudson’s Bay corporation, and have become an Indian agent (18851901). Halpin’s paintings took him from fortress Garry, Manitoba, to citadel York at the beaches of the Hudson Bay, and around the Prairies to British Columbia. This booklet is predicated on Halpin’s formerly unpublished menoirs, Hudson’s Bay corporation publish journals and correspondence, the 1885 uprising trials the place Halpin was once a witness, and the experiences and correspondence of the dep. of Indian Affairs.