Contact and the Fur Trade
Please watch the following videos:
Sunshine in Huronia and here watch video .https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2cnXALmxc8Q
The New World of Champlain and here watch video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nyJ4-2h12oQ
Compare these videos with The Other Side of the Ledger. https://www.nfb.ca/film/other_side_of_the_ledger/. here watch the video https://www.nfb.ca/film/other_side_of_the_ledger/ (the video you just watched in the fur trade section this week) and answer the following questions. I want you all to use SPECIFIC examples from the films in your answers. The video can be found in Contact, Cooperation, and Conflict. The Fur Trade Across Canada.
How did contact impact Indigenous peoples?
What did they believe they were signing up for in their alliances?
How different does the Fur Trade look through Indigenous eyes?