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Title Skins from the Fort Osage & Prairie du Chien factories [manuscript]: list, 1822 June 25 / in Mr. Kennerlys hand
Author Kennerly, James (1792-1840)
Date
Document Type Correspondence
Description From the Newberry Library Catalogue: List of skins received from the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers, prepared in St. Louis, June 25, 1822, by James Kennerly, U.S. factory system forwarding agent (1813-1822) and submitted to Ramsay Crooks, American Fur Company general manager. Includes the number, type (deer, bear, martin, raccoon, wildcat, muskrat, mink, otter, ground hog, wolf, panther, elk) and quality of the various skins. Also marginal comments concerning fur quality in another hand.
Places Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin, Fort Osage, Sibley, Saint Louis, Missouri, United States
Keywords American Fur Company, fur trade, fur trader, trade, deer, bear, elk, commerce
Theme Trade and Indian Economies
Culture Area Northeast, Great Plains
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection The Edward E. Ayer Collection
Reference VAULT box Ayer MS 472
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue