Fort Toronto 1749 III (Toronto). Open in full size

Fort Toronto 1749 III (Toronto).

Picture, 1936, English

Fort Toronto 1749 III (Toronto).

Picture, 1936, English

Notes

After the line block in "Toronto" by W.A. Deacon in Canadian Geographical Journal, Montreal, May 1931 (v.2, no. 5), p. 343, t., which in turn is "From the Public Archives of Canada." Fort Toronto or Fort Rouille was built 1750-51 in the grounds of the present CNE. It was burnt in 1759. See also TORONTO/MILITARY BUILDINGS/FORT TORONTO (1751-1759)
Inscribed in pencil, l.l.: Fort Toronto 1749. III; l.r.: Hans Jensen

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Etching on heavy wove paper.

Extent

88 x 100; 88 x 100; 122 x 149 mm.

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

987-6-5 Cab IV