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View of the Railway Disaster at Hamilton, C.W., on Thursday Evening, March 12th, 1857 Open in full size

View of the Railway Disaster at Hamilton, C.W., on Thursday Evening, March 12th, 1857

Picture, 1857, English

View of the Railway Disaster at Hamilton, C.W., on Thursday Evening, March 12th, 1857

Picture, 1857, English

Notes

Inscribed on the stone, l.l.: Drawn & Lith by H. Gregory, Hamilton.; l.r.: from a Dageureotype by D. Preston.; b.: VIEW OF THE RAILWAY DISASTER AT HAMILTON, C.W. / on Thursday Evn March l2th 1857
The lithograph is noticed (p.2, col.8) and advertised (p. 3, col. 3) as "just published" by "R. Robert Donnelley & Co.", Hamilton, in The Globe, Toronto, 25 March, 1857. Gregory lithographed a smaller (image 99 x 171 mm.) version "sold by G.E. Pell", Hamilton (impression in PAC, C-92477).

Publisher

DONNELLEY, R. ROBERT AND COMPANY, Hamilton

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Lithograph on wove paper

Extent

328 x 413 mm. (with text); sheet 354 x 456 mm.

Contributor

GREGORY, HARDY, after

Call Number / Accession Number

JRR 241 Cab II