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Red River Expedition on Kaministikwia River, Ontario.  July 1870 Open in full size

Red River Expedition on Kaministikwia River, Ontario. July 1870

Picture, 1913, English

Red River Expedition on Kaministikwia River, Ontario. July 1870

Picture, 1913, English

Notes

Inscribed l.l.: Wm. Armstrong / 1913; l.r.: 1870; vso of mount: [cropped] Part of [cropped] / proceeding up Kaministiquia River / to Ka-ka-beka Falls portage / July 1870 / WA / [the following in different hands] ⑥ / 3437 A wood engraving of this subject "RED RIVER EXPEDITION.―McKAY'S MOUNTAIN, THUNDER BAY.―From a sketch by our special Artist." is in 'Canadian illustrated news', Montreal, 6 August 1870 (v.2, no.6) p.89.

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Water colour, touches of gouache. Laid down on mount

Extent

244 x 320 mm

Provenance

Gift of J. Ross Robertson

Contributor

Canadian illustrated news, Montreal

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

JRR 2431 Cab IV (Armstrong)