Monsieur! we have to land to refill our water supplies!
Phase 1: The early fur trade: 1500-1603
I wonder what these sea travelling thing is?
Phase 1: 1500-1603
Monsieur! See how many fish there are!
We need a way to maintain trade with the first nations trade with the first nations further west.
Phase 3: Rival networks: 1670
Maybe we could get Voyageurs and set up trading forts in the Great Lakes!
That would be a great idea! We could restore our trading with First nations
The French came to refill their water supplies along the east coast of America.
Phase 3: The life of a voyageur 1690s
France discovers the cod fish in the area., landing their boats. They later set up flakes.
Phase 5 Monopoly in the west: 1821-1870
Maybe because we did not finish our daily prayers.
This council men are deciding how they will maintain trade with the first nations further west and near the great lakes.
Phase 5: A glimpse of life at the Prairie fort.
This shows the danger of being a voyageur. Sometimes voyageurs will have to swim to shore because of the tides. The water will be very cold but they have to do their job.
We have to deliver the resources! we must go by land and swim in this cold water.
I am not going to jump into those cold waters!
we have been hunting for hours and we have seen no Buffalo and only one beaver. We usually see lots of beavers when we are hunting.
The buffalo began to decrease because of how the Buffalo started to disappear, and beavers were scarce.
When the bell announces the opening of the fort gates, the enclosure soon fills with Indians and traders. The few clerks in charge are busily engaged in measuring tea,sugar, ammunition; in examining furs and paying for them.
This is a good fur for us Europeans, I will give you guns for it.