– “Fur trading from Wisconsin up Through Northern Canada” Presented by Dr. Bill Laatsch  

Title: – “Fur trading from Wisconsin up Through Northern Canada” Presented by Dr. Bill Laatsch
Location: Heritage Village at Big Creek in the Collins Center
Description: Bill Laatsch, retired professor from the University of Wisconsin – Green Bay, has a vast knowledge of the history of Door County and beyond. Bill writes: “As a kid I became fascinated with just a dot on the map in Canada’s north call Fort Chipewyan. For a few decades it was called the Emporium of the North for the richness of the furs in that area. While at the University of Alberta I had the opportunity to do significant research on Fort Chip which has some ties to Green Bay”
Start Time: 14:00
Date: 2013-07-28

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