COUREUR DE BOIS THE FUR TRADERS Made By: Some Wonderful Grade 7 Students!
PURPOSES FOR COMING TO NEW FRANCE -To make money off of beaver fur -For the adventure -Collect Goods -They were paid by the government
WHAT THEY DID/ACCOMPLISHMENTS -Sold Wood -Started the Hudson Bay Company -Sold Beaver pelt -traded the beaver pelt for weapons,money.etc
CHALLENGES -Governor attempted to overcome there company -Trading illegally for the first 60 years -Bugs and temperature were hard to live with
QUIZ -How long were they trading illegaly for?(Hint: It was a challenge) -What were two thing they traded the pelt for? -What was a popular fashion at the time(Hint: beaver pelt) -What were two purposes for them coming to New France Were You listening?