Newfoundland tourismTide's Point - Online Newfoundland and Labrador Marketplace
For Orders and Info call toll free at 1-877-738-3435
 View Cart Help Desk
"Shop for Newfoundland Products"
  Search tidespoint.com
  Signup for tidespoint.com newsletter
shopping categories
Newfoundland Books
Art
Pictures/Photos
Music
Food
Videos & DVDs
Newfoundland Mummers
Newfoundland
Health & Beauty
Maps & Guides
Clothing
Crafts
Newfoundland Books
Greeting Cards
Home & Garden
Stamps & Coins
Railway
site features
Newfoundland
Sign up For Newsletter
About Us
Online Magazine

Seal Oil
Omega-3 Seal Oil

Line - Newfoundland Products
Books
Browse Subjects
In Quest of Fur - The Travel Journal of William O.K. Ross, 1909 edited by Philip E.L. Smith In Quest of Fur -
The Travel Journal of William O.K. Ross, 1909 edited by Philip E.L. Smith


Price: CDN$14.95
Qty:
ISBN 1-894294-57-2 softcover
174 pages
line
Book Description
In 1909, fur buyer William Oliver Kennedy Ross travelled overland from his home in Quebec City along the North Shore of the St. Lawrence into Southern Labrador and across the Strait of Belle Isle to the west coast of Newfoundland. His main purpose was to purchase furs from local trappers and middlemen. During his travels, he occasionally bought other items from local people including heirlooms that today would be considered antiques.

The journal represents a day-to-day narrative of his activities over a period of nearly three months and a distance of 1,600 kilometres.


Credit Cards - VISA, Credit Cards - MasterCardCredit Cards - American ExpressCredit Cards - Discover Card
(also phone in orders, check and purchase orders)
Canadian WebsiteAll Prices are in Canadian Dollars
tidespoint.com
P.O. Box 26120, St. John's, NL, Canada, A1E 0A5
Phone (local): 709-738-3435 ; Toll Free: 1-877-738-3435
email:sales@tidespoint.com
www.tidespoint.com
Newfoundland tourism
©tidespoint.com - Newfoundland and Labrador - All Rights Reserved