*HudsonsBayCompany@YorkFactory (1788) connected to @MississippiDelta by Hayes River to @LakeWinnipeg@NorwayHouse to @FortDouglasMB (1813) to @RedRiver to @Fargo@MooreheadMN to @RedRiverSource@MississippiRiverMN And @BigSiouxRiver to @SiouxCity
*HudsonsBayCompany (1670) HQ @YorkFactory (built 1788 to 1850) Manitoba. (1853). Hayes River connected it to @NorwayHouse*PierreLeMoynedIberville captured it 1694. Recaptured Summer 1697. HBC diverted furs away from French.
*HudsonsBayCompany@YOrkFactory (built 1788-1850). Chief Trader *JamesDouglas June 3, 1835 received his commission as one of "the gentlemen of the interior." Denounced slavery of *Chinookan@FortVancouver where 1839 he was made Chief Factor.