Online textbook: Chapter 5
Worksheet 1: Smallpox and the Slaughter of the Bison
Worksheet 2: Map Skills
Learning from Historical Documents:
Broadside Announcing the Auction of Buffalo Robes, 1877
For Educators: Resources
Hear some Métis fiddle tunes and learn the importance of the fiddle in Métis culture.
Join Montana Historical Society archivist and fur trade enthusiast Rich Aarstad on a six-minute tour of fur trade artifacts.
Watch a three-minute video on how American Fur Trade Company traders negotiated with Indian traders at Fort Union Trading Post in 1851.
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