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1733 Hudson Bay Trade Goods.

In 1733 at the Albany Post, the Hudson’s Bay Company sold goods at the following rates:  Item #MB Item #MB ¾ pound coloured beads 1 1 file 1 1 brass kettle 1 20 gunflints 1 1 pound lead 1 1 gun [probably a musket]...
From: A Woodsrunner's Diary on 30 Oct 2018

Archaeology as a Key to the Colonial Fur Trade PDF
From: A Woodsrunner's Diary on 18 Aug 2017

History below The Rapids PDF.
From: A Woodsrunner's Diary on 17 Aug 2017

Market fair set at Johnson Hall

JOHNSTOWN — An 18th- century market fair will be held at Johnson Hall State Historic Site, 139 Hall Ave., on Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., rain or shine.  Throughout both days, colonial sutlers (vendors) will offer their wares...
From: A Woodsrunner's Diary on 13 Jul 2017

History Below The Rapids.
From: A Woodsrunner's Diary on 17 Apr 2017

Guest Review: Thundersticks: Firearms and the Violent Transformation of Native America

David Silverman writes that Native Americans sought European guns to halt the ravages of colonization—but ended up transforming their world.
From: The Junto on 3 Mar 2017

"A Parcel of Strouds, Duffields, Blankets, Silver Trinkets and other suitable Articles for that Trade."

I would have liked to have seen some documentation to back up the information in this article, however, for what it is worth, here is the site. Perhaps you can take this information to use as research & document it yourself. Keith.
From: A Woodsrunner's Diary on 26 Oct 2016

Colonial voices : letters, diaries, journalism and other accounts of nineteenth-century Australia.

"The Indians went up into the wood,"
From: A Woodsrunner's Diary on 13 Apr 2016

Ithaca Mercantile. Another Australian Trader.
From: A Woodsrunner's Diary on 30 Sep 2014

Indian Trade Goods 1759.

Fifteen hundred ells of limbourg, half blue and half redSix hundred ells of sempitemcFifty plumes of different colorsFifty pairs of copper shoe-bucklesTwenty three-point blanketsSix hundred two-and-a-half-point blanketsTwo hundred two-and-a-half-point...
From: A Woodsrunner's Diary on 18 Aug 2014

More on Trade Goods.

The first Indian deed of record was a purchase of lands in Bucks County, made by Deputy Governor Markham for William Penn, dated the 15th day of July, 1682. The native grantors were fourteen Delaware chiefs or "sachemakers," bear- ing the following names:...
From: A Woodsrunner's Diary on 20 Jul 2013

Early Trade Goods. Land Purchase.

The consideration of the deed for these lands, dated October 11th, 1736, was 500 pounds of powder, 600 pounds of lead, 45 guns, 100 blankets, 200 yards of cloth, 100 shirts, 40 hats, 40 pairs of shoes and buckles, 40 pairs of stockings, 100 hatchets,...
From: A Woodsrunner's Diary on 20 Jul 2013


Robert Griffing.While Coons was gone for the bread, the Indian that claimed me asked me to write his name. I asked him to speak his name distinctly. He did. I had heard it spoken several times before. His name was "Mahtomack." When I was...
From: A Woodsrunner's Diary on 4 Apr 2013

Some Interesting Finds. A Link. thanks to my Friend Mad Wolf for sending me this link. Some good images here.
From: A Woodsrunner's Diary on 12 Jan 2013

Trade Goods. George Morgan's memorandum 1770.

18th Century Trade Goods. George Morgan’s Memorandom. 1770Goods I  have taken out of  the Store & put on board my boat. Viz2 ps.lo Duck 2 Remnts. d[itt]o. 4% yds. 1 lb. Scan [skein] twine 15 Knives 7 Cotton Norman Han[dkerchie]fs 2 Pr....
From: A Woodsrunner's Diary on 4 Jan 2013