From Rupert's Land to Canada: Essays in Honour of John E.... https://www.amazon.ca/dp/0888643632/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_x_o0FJybBNTCGJ0

From Rupert's Land to Canada: Essays in Honour of John E.... https://www.amazon.ca/dp/0888643632/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_x_o0FJybBNTCGJ0

Letters from Rupert's Land, 1826-1840: James Hargrave of ... https://www.amazon.ca/dp/077353573X/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_x_y0MJybDPB04GG

Letters from Rupert's Land, 1826-1840: James Hargrave of ... https://www.amazon.ca/dp/077353573X/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_x_y0MJybDPB04GG

William Mactavish  was a Scottish-born representative of the Hudson's Bay Company, who acted as governor of Rupert's Land and Assiniboia prior to the transfer of Rupert's Land to Canada and the creation of the province of Manitoba in 1870

William Mactavish was a Scottish-born representative of the Hudson's Bay Company, who acted as governor of Rupert's Land and Assiniboia prior to the transfer of Rupert's Land to Canada and the creation of the province of Manitoba in 1870

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The Metis people were angry at the HBC who were selling Rupert's Land without consulting with them. Louis Riel organized bands of Metis to observe and confront surveyors who were laying out square townships. One week later, a Metis National Committee was formed to fight for Metis concerns about their land. Also several Metis seized Fort Garry and its weapons. A list of rights were made as a result, along with a provisional government who held order and negotiated agreements for the…

The Metis people were angry at the HBC who were selling Rupert's Land without consulting with them. Louis Riel organized bands of Metis to observe and confront surveyors who were laying out square townships. One week later, a Metis National Committee was formed to fight for Metis concerns about their land. Also several Metis seized Fort Garry and its weapons. A list of rights were made as a result, along with a provisional government who held order and negotiated agreements for the…

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During 1869, Settlers were angry at the HBC for proceeding with a sale of Ruperts land without consulting them. Also angry at surveyors, who were laying out square township with no regard of their traditional strip lots. In an effort to preserve the rights of his people, Riel organized bands of Metis to observe and confront the surveyors in the summer.

During 1869, Settlers were angry at the HBC for proceeding with a sale of Ruperts land without consulting them. Also angry at surveyors, who were laying out square township with no regard of their traditional strip lots. In an effort to preserve the rights of his people, Riel organized bands of Metis to observe and confront the surveyors in the summer.

Rupert's Land - a territory once claimed by the Hudson's Bay Company    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rupert's_Land

Rupert's Land - a territory once claimed by the Hudson's Bay Company http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rupert's_Land

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Part of Alberta and Saskatchewan were traded from the United States, which in return received part of Rupert's Land, today part of North Dakota and Minnesota.

Part of Alberta and Saskatchewan were traded from the United States, which in return received part of Rupert's Land, today part of North Dakota and Minnesota.

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Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) Farm Lands advertisement, December 1930: By the terms of the Deed of Surrender, which came into effect in 1870, the HBC surrendered its territorial rights in Rupert's Land to the Crown. In compensation, it was granted blocks of land around its fur trade posts. The HBC was also granted almost seven million acres of farm land in the "Fertile Belt" of the southern prairies. Farm land and town lot sales were a major part of their business for some decades.

Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) Farm Lands advertisement, December 1930: By the terms of the Deed of Surrender, which came into effect in 1870, the HBC surrendered its territorial rights in Rupert's Land to the Crown. In compensation, it was granted blocks of land around its fur trade posts. The HBC was also granted almost seven million acres of farm land in the "Fertile Belt" of the southern prairies. Farm land and town lot sales were a major part of their business for some decades.

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In late 1860 a rebellion went on, in an area which is now know as modernday Manitoba. It involved the HBC and the Metis. The rebellion was about how the Metis were very angry on how the HBC was sell Ruperts land without their concent. HBC sent in surveyors in to the Metis land and this angered them and worried thinking the government was selling their land. Riel and the Metis formed the ``Metis National Comittee`` which got them 200k hectares of land. Reil had been banned after the…

In late 1860 a rebellion went on, in an area which is now know as modernday Manitoba. It involved the HBC and the Metis. The rebellion was about how the Metis were very angry on how the HBC was sell Ruperts land without their concent. HBC sent in surveyors in to the Metis land and this angered them and worried thinking the government was selling their land. Riel and the Metis formed the ``Metis National Comittee`` which got them 200k hectares of land. Reil had been banned after the…

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