Castorland Journal: An Account of the Exploration and Settlement of Northern New York State by French Émigrés in the Years 1793 to 1797.

By Simon Desjardins and Pierre Pharoux. Edited and translated by John A. Gallucci ’77. Cornell University Press, 2010. Translation of a diary written by representatives of the New York Company, a group of Parisian land speculators.