- $10 adults
- $8 seniors and college students
- $6 children 5-17
- Free for children age 4 and under and MNHS members.
Discover the inside story of the fur trade in the early 1800s. In these essays and articles, learn about the rivalry between trading companies. Meet the people involved in the fur trade, including gentlemen and voyageurs. Explore the history of the wintering post on the Snake River and the journal left behind.
The Minnesota Historical Society has a number of resources and artifacts related to the fur trade in MInnesota.
Articles about the fur trade in Minnesota from MNopedia, the online Minnesota encyclopedia:
All articles are from the Minnesota History magazine published by the Minnesota Historical Society. All are in PDF.
Fur Trade History
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