Hudson's Bay Company and the Earl of Selkirk's Red River Colony

          

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Map of "Lord Selkirk's Grant ... Ordered to be printed by the House of Commons, July 12, 1819"

    detail: Selkirk Grant area

   "Papers Relating to the Red River Settlement"



Peter Rindisbacher:

   "The Red Lake Chief with some of his Followers Arriving at the Red River and Visiting the Governor."

   "The Red Lake Chief, making a Speech to the Governor of Red River at Fort Douglas in 1823."



July 16, 1865.  Hudson's Bay Company. [H.L.]  A BILL intituled 'An Act for enabling Her Majesty to accept a Surrender upon Terms of the Lands, Privileges, and Rights of "The Governor and Company of Adventurers of England trading into Hudson's Bay," and for admitting the same into the Dominion of Canada.  (Brought from the Lords 16 July 1868.)  [Bill 240.]

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    Page 1 - Whereas by certain Letters Patent granted by his late Majesty King Charles the Second in the Twenty-Second Year of his Reign, certain Persons named therein were incorporated by the Name of "The Governor and Company of Adventurers of England trading into Hudson's Bay," and certain Lands and Territories, Rights of Government, and other Rights, Privileges, Liberties, Franchises, Powers, and Authorities, were thereby granted or purported to be granted to the said Governor and Company in His Majesty's Dominions in North America ...

    Page 2 - [by the British North America Act, 1867 ... admit Rupert's Land and the North-western Territory,] or either of them, into the Union on such Terms and Conditions as are in the Address expressed and as Her Majesty thinks fit to approve ...

    Page 3 - Upon the Acceptance by Her Majesty of such Surrender all Rights of Government and Property Rights, and all other Privileges, Liberties, Franchises, Powers, and Authorities whatsoever, granted or purported to be granted by the said Letters Patent to the said Governor and Company within Rupert's land, and which shall have been so surrendered, shall be absolutely extinguished ...




       





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