Further Reading

Abel, Kerry. Drum Songs. Montreal and Kingston: McGill–Queen’s University Press, 1993.

Carter, Sarah. Aboriginal People and Colonizers of Western Canada to 1900. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1999.

Dempsey, Hugh A. Indian Tribes of Alberta. Calgary: Glenbow-Alberta Institute, 1986.

Fisher, Robin. Contact and Conflict: Indian–European Relations in British Columbia, 1774–1890. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 1977.

Hall, Ryan. Beneath the Backbone of the World: Blackfeet People and the North American Borderlands 1720–1877. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2020.

Harris, Cole. Making Native Space: Colonialism, Resistance, and Reserves in British Columbia. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 2003.

Hyde, George E. Indians of the High Plains. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1959.

McCormack, Patricia A. Fort Chipewyan and the Shaping of Canadian History, 1788–1920s. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 2010.

Milloy, John S. The Plains Cree: Trade, Diplomacy, and War 1780–1870. Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 1990.

Raibmon, Paige. Authentic Indians: Episodes of Encounter from the Late-Nineteenth-Century Northwest Coast, Durham: Duke University Press Books; illustrated edition, 2005.

Rich, E.E. The Fur Trade in the Northwest to 1857. Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1967.

Roe, Frank Gilbert. The Indian and the Horse. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1951.


Archives of Manitoba – "Hudson’s Bay Company Archives – Common Research Topics.”

Useful for historical research on the fur trade and HBC more generally; also includes more specific links, including the one to Keystone Archives Descriptive Database.

John Douglas Belshaw - Canadian History Pre-Confederation, “8.7 Cultural Change on the Plains”

Native American Netroots – "Horse-Mounted Buffalo Hunting on the Northern Plains"

Hudson’s Bay Company Heritage - The North West Company

Hudson’s Bay Company Heritage –Fort Vancouver

Dictionary of Canadian Biography – KOYAH

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