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The Battle Ground of Queenston Heights

Picture, 1897, English

The Battle Ground of Queenston Heights

Picture, 1897, English

Notes

View key in black ink, c.l.: O; c.: O / ☐ / Δ / + Inscribed in pencil, trimmed, c.l.: [...]s / [...]ed; u.c.: U.S. [...] / landed; u.c.: position / Redoubt; In ink, on original cardboard gilt mat, l.c.: The Battle Ground of Queenston Heights / Fought 13th. October 1812. / This Picture gives the Battle Field as it was in / July 1897.; c.l.: Where the U.S. / Troops embarked O; u.c.: O / Where U.S. Troops / captitulated to Sheaffe.; u.c.: ☐ / Where U.S. Troops / Landed.; u.c.: Δ / Probable position / of Redoubt.; u.l.: + / Where Brock / Died. JRR(1912) 83. Catalogued December 1981

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Water colour over pencil

Extent

400 [trimmed] x 499 [trimmed] mm

Provenance

Gift of J. Ross Robertson

Call Number / Accession Number

JRR 1237 Cab IV (Grier)