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voyageur"s highway

Grace Lee Nute

voyageur"s highway

Minnesota"s border lake land.

by Grace Lee Nute

  • 338 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Minnesota Historical Society in St. Paul .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Minnesota,
  • Ontario,
  • Minnesota.
    • Subjects:
    • Lakes -- Minnesota,
    • Minnesota -- History,
    • Ontario -- History

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesPublications of the Minnesota Historical Society
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF606 .N97 1965
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 113 p.
      Number of Pages113
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5965984M
      LC Control Number65063529
      OCLC/WorldCa5280012

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The voyageur's highway was the route from Lake Superior along inland waterways to the Minnesota North Country. Countless people—explorers, fur traders, missionaries, map makers, lumberjacks, miners, naturalists—were drawn to the region's woods and lakeshores/5(6).

The voyageur's highway was the route from Lake Superior along inland waterways to the Minnesota North Country. Countless people--explorers, fur traders, missionaries, map makers, lumberjacks, miners, naturalists--were drawn to the region's voyageurs highway book and lakeshores.

Indians, French Canadians,Scandinavians, and Slavs all used the rich resources of the land to followan. The voyageur's highway was the route from Lake Superior along inland waterways to the Minnesota North Country. Countless peopleexplorers, fur traders, missionaries, map makers, lumberjacks, miners, naturalistswere drawn to the region's woods and lakeshores/5.

The Voyageur is the authoritative account of a unique and colorful group of men whose exploits, songs, and customs comprise an enduring legacy.

French Canadians who guided and paddled the canoes of explorers voyageurs highway book fur traders, the voyageurs were experts at traversing the treacherous rapids and dangerous open waters of the canoe routes from Quebec and. Published inThe Voyageur is written as a survey piece into the history and spirit of the voyageurs - or French Canadian canoemen.

These adventurous canoemen traversed the rivers and lakes of the U.S.-Canadian borderlands in the s, s, and early s; these rugged individuals are akin to the Mountain Men or Cowboys of the American Cited by: 5.

Voyageurs National Park Association Glenwood Ave, Suite Minneapolis, MN [email protected] End date: Voyageurs is a maze of interconnected water highways. Plan ahead before coming to this water-based park by bringing your own watercraft, reserving a watercraft, or taking a park ranger boat tour.

Prepare your winter trip, or start planning for next summer. For a safe winter visit, remember to check weather and ice conditions often. The voyageurs (French: [vwajaʒœʁ] (); lit.

'"travelers"') were French Canadians who engaged in the transporting of furs by canoe during the fur trade emblematic meaning of the term applies to places (New France, including the Pays d'en Haut and the Pays des Illinois) and times (primarily in the 18th and early 19th centuries) where transportation of materials was mainly.

Book Description Minnesota Historical Society Press 6/1/, Paperback or Softback. Condition: New. The Voyageur's Highway: Minnesota's Border Lake Land. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about this seller | Contact this seller/5(34).

Book excerpts on Minnesota and Canada’s boundary lakes: “There were no reliable maps of the area in the nineteenth century, and no way through. Except the route that voyageurs had been. border waters as a canoeful of swift-paddling voyageurs sped across the lakes in full song.

EN ROULANT MA BOULE Veiz sgPe, pie la repriea en chasms FIN. 7he Voyageurs Highway The voyageur sang when he was happy, when he was in danger, when he gotupinthemorning, as he sat by his camp­.fire at night, when passing through "white water," when atCited by: 5.

Voyageurs National Park Association staff will be at Unmapped with a park trip planning station and tips on camping, paddling and hiking in the park. To celebrate the park's upcoming dark sky certification, you'll also be able to make your own planisphere and learn about the stars you might see in the park's amazing dark skies.

The voyageur's highway was the route from Lake Superior along inland waterways to the Minnesota North Country. Countless people—explorers, fur traders, missionaries, map makers, lumberjacks, miners, naturalists—were drawn to the region's woods and lakeshores.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations, plates, portraits, maps ; 21 cm: Contents: The North Country [Minnesota-Northwestern Ontario boundary waters] --Glimpses of the past --Boundary routes and disputes --Famous men of the border --Fur trading companies [Hudson's Bay Company, American Fur.

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Very minimal writing or notations in margins not affecting the text. Possible clean ex-library copy, with their stickers and or stamp(s).

Get this from a library. The voyageur's highway: Minnesota's border lake land. [Grace Lee Nute; Minnesota Historical Society.] -- The voyageur's highway was the route from Lake Superior along inland waterways to the Minnesota North Country.

Countless people explorers, fur traders, missionaries, map makers, lumberjacks, miners. The Voyageurs' Lodge is located on High 45 minutes drive north of Sault Ste Marie or 80 minutes drive south of Wawa. Book Your Stay [email protected] Buy This Book in Print summary A popular guide to the state's canoe country from Rainy Lake east to Lake Superior tells of famous explorers, the great fur traders, voyageurs, Indians, and loggers who passed that by: 5.

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