British Colonies are established along the east coast of North America.
These colonies would eventually become the “13 Colonies”
break away from Britain to for the United States
What new know as Central Canada (Quebec and Ontario) is called New
France. The profits available through the Fur Trade would prompt
Henry Kelsey travels southwest from Hudson Bay – to the eastern
edge of the great plains
The French Explorer, La Verendrye, builds Fort La Reine on the
Assiniboine River (near present day Portage La Prairie).