fur trade explorers

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Pierre-Esprit Radisson (c. 1636—1710) explorer and trader

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In the early 17th century, European ships explored the Arctic, searching for a northern passage to the western ocean. Their crews considered Hudson Bay and its hinterland a desolate ...

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