Paintings and Companion Stories by Howard Sivertson
Description: Original artwork depicts the rugged, raucous voyageurs of The North West Company and how they lived and worked. In this second historical book, Howard Sivertson brings alive the remarkable day-to-day wilderness existence of these sturdy adventurers.
31 Paintings with companion stories include:
*Rendezvous at Grand Portage
*2,000-mile birch-bark canoe treks
*Native American trading and hunting
*Weathering wild storms
*Daily life in the fur trade
Howard combines meticulous research with visionary imagination and playful storytelling to engage us in an amazing past.