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View at the Lower end of the Upper Gate of Murchison's Rapids, in the North Thompson River, B.C. Open in full size

View at the Lower end of the Upper Gate of Murchison's Rapids, in the North Thompson River, B.C.

Picture, 1871, English

View at the Lower end of the Upper Gate of Murchison's Rapids, in the North Thompson River, B.C.

Picture, 1871, English

Notes

Date created approximate; 6-7 November 1871.
Photograph taken during Geological Survey of Canada expedition of British Columbia, led by Alfred R. C. Selwyn
Printed caption on verso: No. 70017 View at the Lower end of the Upper Gate of Murchison?s Rapids, in the North Thompson River, B.C. 10 x 8
Sir William Logan was temporary director of the Geological Survey of Canada in 1871 while Selwyn (the new director) was in British Columbia on the survey during which this photograph was taken.

Publisher

William Notman

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Albumen print

Extent

175 x 235 mm.

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

928-2-34