Item 44 - Voyageur contract for Andre Caille of LaPrairie

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Voyageur contract for Andre Caille of LaPrairie

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CA RBD MSG 1108-44

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  • 8 January 1820 (Creation)
    Montréal (Québec)

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1 sheet ; 30 x 18.5 cm

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Contract between Andre Caille of LaPrairie and outfitter Archibald Norman McLeod, partner, for McTavish, McGillivrays & Co. The voyageurs receives an advance of 12 piastres, will receive 8 when leaving. Contract duration is three years. Payment is for 700 livres per annum. Position given as "wintering" milieu. Destination of posts of the Northwest in Upper Canada.

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Mark of Andre Caille, signed by A.N. MacLeod.

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See note regarding dating for item MSG 1108-29.

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Lande type MF20h.

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