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Hanlan-Plaisted International Rowing Competition, Toronto Bay, 15 May 1878. Toronto, Ont. Open in full size

Hanlan-Plaisted International Rowing Competition, Toronto Bay, 15 May 1878. Toronto, Ont.

Hanlan-Plaisted International Rowing Competition, Toronto Bay, 15 May 1878. Toronto, Ont.

Notes

Hanlan, a Toronto oarsman, was world's champion 1880-84
Inscribed in the print, l.l.: F M Bell Smith / 1878.; l.r.: Hunter & Co Phot.
Label formerly laid down, backboard (now in Acc. File), has printed inscription in greyish reddish purple ink, within border: FROM / HUNTER & CO., / Late EWING & CO. / Photographers to H.R.H. Prince Arthur, / DEALERS IN PICTURES, FRAMES, &c., / 39 & 41 King Street West, Toronto. / For...[2 blank lines]
Rev. AUG 4 1987
TEC 1094
The Hanlan portrait is the same photograph as Acc. 978-48 which is probably from a negative by W. Williamson, Toronto, 1876.

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Albumen print laid down on cardboard mount

Extent

216 x 487; mount (trimmed) 286 x 551 mm

Contributor

Hunter and Company (Toronto), Williamson, W. (Toronto, Ont.)

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

939-1-4 Cab II