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Shadows of David Thompson

  • Aired: 08/26/2010
  • 27:52
  • Rating: TV-G
Fur trader, surveyor and explorer David Thompson traveled from Hudson Bay to the Pacific Ocean, making maps that were unsurpassed for a hundred years. He was the first European to travel the full Columbia River, and his journals provide some of the earliest descriptions of the area.
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During the first half of 1800s, David Thompson traveled and mapped the Pacific Northwest.
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