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THE NEW YORK
Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1887, by
I, F. SEGNER, la the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States, for the Southern
District of Ohio.
PA RT I.
sions in North America-French Possessions-Missions established-La
PERILS OF THE EARLY SETTLERS.-French Heroism-Indian Depredations-In-
für OREGON REGION.—Discovery of tho Columbia-Government Expedition-
Astoria and the Fur Trade-Fur-bearing Animals—The Pacific Fur Compte