Letter to Peter McKenzie, Esq.
Tyrrell, Joseph Burr, 1858-1957
p. 366 ; 33 x 22 cm
1 May 1893
Item is a letter written by Joseph Burr Tyrrell to Peter McKenzie, Esq., Hudson's Bay Co., Montreal, arranging payment for Louis French, one of the Mohawk expedition members from Kahnawake, Quebec. His two brothers, Michel and Peter were also on the expedition.
Title based on contents of item.
"Louis French, the middle brother, was a highly experienced canoeist who had previously accompanied Lord Wolseley as a voyageur on his Egyptian campaigns. "
Item contained in 'Letter Book 1891-1894' which forms part of the series entitled 'Correspondence (Chronological Files)'.
"Ms. Coll. 26, box 20, item 1"
McKenzie, PeterFrench, Louis
Kahnawake Indian Reserve (Quebec)
Mohawk IndiansGuides and scouts