"A Vast Expanse of Level Prairie lying to the West." Photo by Humphrey Lloyd Hime: Taken at Lord Selkirk's Settlement on the Red River of the North, to Illustrate a Narrative of the Canadian Exploring Expeditions in Rupert's Land.
Image taken from page 428 of 'Arctic Searching Expedition: a journal of a boat-voyage through Rupert's Land and the Arctic Sea, in search of the discovery ships under the command of Sir John Franklin' | por The British Library
Canada Hudson's Bay Company Manitoba, Rupert's Land 5 Shillings Sterling 1832/Aug. 25, 1832 Ch. # MB10-10-04d This issued note carries the final date for this Charlton number. The Hudson's Bay Company is the oldest and largest company in Canadian history. At its height, HBC covered nearly 3,000,000 square miles, as they were at the forefront of the exploration of northern and western Canada. Paper money reminders of this great company are scarce.