The actual historical search for an inland waterway that would enable boat traffic to cross the breadth of America is the focal point of Northwest Passage, which is set during the French and Indian War (1754-1759). Major Robert Rogers is the experienced explorer and Indian fighter who organizes Rogers' Rangers to help him search for that mythical route. The adventures of these men, exploring, fighting and battling the American wilderness, provides the stories.
Last Episode01x24 The Deserter Aired: Feb. 27, 1959
A man on the run from the army is also the prime suspect in the murder of his own father.
Northwest Passage: Season 1, Episode #1 - Surprise Attack
In a surprise Indian raid, Towne is kidnapped by the attacking braves.
Northwest Passage: Season 1, Episode #2 - Breakout
Rogers' Rangers fall into the hands of the French, who imprison them in a stockade and put them to work…
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