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Muir, Alexander, 1830-1906

Picture, 1855, English

Muir, Alexander, 1830-1906

Picture, 1855, English

Notes

(Date of print 1909?) Letterpress on paper label laid down on album page below print: Alexander Muir at about 25 years of / age, wearing his Scotch plaid. From / a daguerrotype in possession of his / widow, Toronto; A halftone photomechanical print after Acc. C 2-22a is in The Evening Telegram, Toronto, 17 August 1909, p.16, and in Landmarks of Toronto, vol. 6, p. 516; Muir, a schoolmaster, wrote "The Maple Leaf Forever"
Date Created year approximate for c. 1855

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Silver gelatin print, retouched with black ink; laid down on album page

Extent

214 x 175 mm

Call Number / Accession Number

C 2-22a