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Discovery, History And Exploration Of The Fraser River __ A brief look at what caused Simon Fraser's discovery and exploration of the Fraser River. - From essortment.com - http://www.essortment.com/discovery-history-exploration-fraser-river-21196.html

Explorers of Canada, Part XXVIII: Simon Fraser __ "One of the large Universities in Canada is named Simon Fraser. It is in Burnaby, British Columbia. In that same province there is also a River named the Fraser. Both are named after Scotch-Canadian explorer and mapmaker Simon Fraser."  A good overview. - From suite101.com - http://www.suite101.com/article.cfm/life_in_canada/93610

Fraser, Simon __ An article and map of Simon Fraser's explorations. - illustrated - From thecanadianencyclopedia.com - http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=A1ARTA0003041

Simon Fraser __ "Simon Fraser was born May 20, 1776, in the small rural hamlet of Mapletown in Hoosick Township, New York, near Bennington, Vermont. His father, Simon Fraser, senior, and his mother Isabella Grant, had emigrated from Scotland in 1773."  You will find a brief, but good, biography. - illustrated - From 3rd1000.com - http://www.3rd1000.com/history3/explorers/frasier/frasier.htm  

Simon Fraser: Biography __ A collection of biographies from a variety of online resources. - From answers.com - http://www.answers.com/topic/simon-fraser


Simon Fraser Biography __ You will find a brief biography and a lot of additional article resources. - From bookrags.com - http://www.bookrags.com/Simon_Fraser_%28explorer%29

Simon Fraser The Birth of Modern British Columbia __ "Stephen Hume retraces the journey of fur trader-turned-explorer Simon Fraser on the river named after him almost 200 years ago." - From fraserviewcedar.com - http://www.fraserviewcedar.com/v2_media_simon_fraser_10.html    

Simon Fraser, Canadian explorer __ You will find a brief biographical summary along with links to related materials. - From infoplease.com - http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/people/A0819516.html

Simon Fraser, Canadian explorer __ A brief biographic overview of Simon Fraser. - From factmonster.com - http://www.factmonster.com/ce6/people/A0819516.html  


Simon Fraser (explorer) __ "Simon Fraser (1776–18 August 1862) was a fur trader and an explorer who charted much of what is now the Canadian province of British Columbia. Fraser was employed by the Montreal-based North West Company and by 1805 had been put in charge of all the company's operations west of the Rocky Mountains."  You will find an encyclopedic article with links to related materials. - illustrated - From wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Simon_Fraser_

Simon Fraser, the Explorer __ A biography of Simon Fraser. - From From Simon Fraser University - http://www.sfu.ca/archives/history-SFU/SF-expl.html 

What did explorer Simon Fraser look like? __ "The answer remains as elusive as much of the explorer’s life. Yet putting a face to the man who founded British Columbia seems an important part of the search."  Interesting article and speculation. - From Vancouver Sun - http://www.canada.com/vancouversun/fraser/story.html?id=0349c6cb-6423-4424-a4b2-0ec12c2302ef 

The year 2008 marks the bi-centennial of explorer Simon Fraser's ... __ Read about the history and the celebrations. A PDF file. - illustrated - From cornwalltwphistorical.ca - http://www.cornwalltwphistorical.ca/CTHS_June_Newsletter.pdf 


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