Thomas Duggan journal  1795-1801
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Additional Descriptive Data

List of traded goods in the account ledger:

  • Awl blades
  • Ball shot
  • Bands: arms and wrist
  • Beads
  • Blankets
  • Black silk handkerchiefs
  • Bracelets
  • Bridles
  • Cloth:
    • Black
    • Blue
    • Cadies
    • Calicoes
    • Calimancos
    • Embossed Serge
    • Flannel
    • Linens
    • Molton
    • Ribbon
    • Scarlet
    • Scotch sheeting
    • Silk Fruits
    • Strand
    • Striped cotton
    • Thread
    • Tinsel lace
    • Vermillion
  • Combs: ivory and horn
  • Ear bobs
  • Feathers: cock and round
  • Fine Steel
  • Fish hooks
  • Fish lines and Cod lines
  • Flint
  • Gorgets
  • Guns
  • Gun locks
  • Gun powder
  • Gun worms
  • Hamburg lines
  • Hats: Laced and Plain
  • Hawk bells
  • Hoes
  • Iron
  • Kettles: copper, brass, tin
  • Knives
  • Ladles
  • Locks
  • Looking glasses
  • Medals
  • Needles
  • Pen knives
  • Pipes
  • Razors
  • Rifles
  • Scissors
  • Shirts
  • Shoes
  • Steel
  • Tobacco: rolls, carrots
  • Tomahawks ("tommyhawks")
  • Trunks
  • Wampum
Related Materials

The Clements Library's Michigan collection contains the following item related to Fort Michilimackinac: Alan C. Wilmont Bill of landing at Michilimackinac for a Batteau belonging to Robert Dickson (August 16, 1804)

The Clements Library Map Division holds the following map made while Thomas Duggan was stationed at Fort Michilimackinac:

Sterrett, James, Ebenezer Massey. Fort Michilimackinac, 1796.

Bibliography

Abbott, John Roblin. The history of Fort St. Joseph. Toronto: Dundurn Group, 2000.

Ogden, J. Cosens. A tour, through Upper and Lower Canada. Litchfield: Printed according to Act of Congress, 1799.