CA RBD MSG 432
Source of title
Title based on creator of the collection.
Level of description
Rare Books and Special Collections
3 cm of textual records.
The collection contains business correspondence, including letters to William Grant and Grant, Campion & Co. from Brickwood, Pattle, & Co., 1792-1793, and letters from Brickwood & Daniell, John Blackwood, and McTavish, Fraser and Co., 1799-1800. There is also a bound letter book for Grant and Laframboise, Montreal, 1800-1801 with additional loose leaves of letter copies dating between 1798 and 1800.
Subject access points
Place access points
Fort Michilimackinac (Mackinaw City, Mich.)
Name access points
Grant, Campion and Company. | Brickwood, Pattle, & Co. | McTavish, Fraser and Company | Grant, William, 1743-1810
William Grant (1743-1810) was a fur trader, merchant, and office holder. He was born in Kirkmichael, Scotland, son of John Grant and Genevieve Forbes and married on 27 Feb. 1787 to Marguerite Fafard, dit Laframboise, in Trois-Rivières, Que. They had five children. He died on 20 Nov. 1810 near William Henry (Sorel), Lower Canada.