- West India Company
- Established by royal edict in 1664, under the usual conditions, that it should further the cause of colonization and religion in New France, and in return should possess a monopoly of the fur trade. The charter was revoked in 1674. In 1721, a similar charter was granted to a new West India Company.Index: F Creation of, 49; failure of, 149.Bib.: Biggar, Early Trading Companies of New France.
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