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|Wage-labour in the Northwest Fur Trade Economy, 1760 – 1849|
Saskatchewan History, Vol. 41, No. 1, Winter, 1988, pp. 1-17.
Examines the political and economic motives of both the Hudson’s Bay Company (HBC) and the Northwest Company (NWC), their role in the development of capitalism in North America, and how these factors affected their labour relations policies and practices.
Entire issue on one .pdf, scroll to page 1.