Item 53 - Voyageur contract for Jean-Baptiste Chauvin

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Voyageur contract for Jean-Baptiste Chauvin

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CA RBD MSG 1108-53

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  • 1732 (Creation)

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1 sheet.

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Contract between Jean-Baptiste Chauvin and the Montreal outfitter Joseph Trottier Desruisseaux. The contract outlines Chauvin's agreement to travel to Illinois country and trade among the Tamarois people for the winter 1732-33 for the payment of 150 livres of beaver fur and half of the profits of his trades.

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Also described in the McGill Library Catalogue.

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Legacy call number: MSG 1185

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MSG 1185

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