Document Library Search Again The Fur Trade Download Now To view this document please install the free Adobe® Reader®. File Name: The_Fur_Trade.pdf Size: 64.5 KB Publisher: Town of Elk Point Publish Date: January 1, 1950 Last modified on February 1, 2016. Back to Our History Did You Know? In 1909, Post office and store established in Elk Point on farm of Mr. Hood, east of present Tempo Service Station. First official use of name Elk Point for the community. Elk Point School district was established.