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Photographer's tent at the Lower Gate of Murchison's Rapids, November 8-9.  Benjamin Baltzly (standing) and John Hammond Open in full size

Photographer's tent at the Lower Gate of Murchison's Rapids, November 8-9. Benjamin Baltzly (standing) and John Hammond

Picture, 1871, English

Photographer's tent at the Lower Gate of Murchison's Rapids, November 8-9. Benjamin Baltzly (standing) and John Hammond

Picture, 1871, English

Notes

Date created approximate: 8-9 November 1871
Photograph taken during Geological Survey of Canada expedition of British Columbia, led by Alfred R. C. Selwyn
Printed caption on verso: No. 70024 View at the mouth of the Lower Gate of Murchison?s Rapids, in the North Thompson River, showing Photographer?s Tent, &c, 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

928-2-37