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At old Fort William: Oxen leave the fort to pick up cargo at the wharf, exactly as they did centuries ago. The fort, home of the Northwest Company, has been restored and today is a working fort that shows visitors how the traders lived and carried on the fur trade in the 17th century. Open in full size

At old Fort William: Oxen leave the fort to pick up cargo at the wharf, exactly as they did centuries ago. The fort, home of the Northwest Company, has been restored and today is a working fort that shows visitors how the traders lived and carried on the fur trade in the 17th century.

Picture, 1980, English

At old Fort William: Oxen leave the fort to pick up cargo at the wharf, exactly as they did centuries ago. The fort, home of the Northwest Company, has been restored and today is a working fort that shows visitors how the traders lived and carried on the fur trade in the 17th century.

Picture, 1980, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Thunder Bay

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0108398f