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Kingston, Canada West (Ontario), from Fort Henry

Picture, 1855, English

Kingston, Canada West (Ontario), from Fort Henry

Picture, 1855, English


View keyed 1915? in black ink, 1-23, referring to JRR key in letterpress on two sheets laid down l.l. and l.r. covering lithographed key. Keyed in the print, b., 1-11. Inscribed in the print, u.c.: WHITEFIELD'S ORIGINAL VIEWS OF NORTH AMERICAN CITIES, N9 33.; l.l.: DRAWN FROM NATURE BY E. WHITEFIELD.; l.c.: Copyright Secured. / KINGSTON, CANADA WEST. / From Fort Henry. / Kingston, Published by E. Whitefield 1855.; (key; covered) l.l.: 1 Morton's Distillery / 2 Hospital / 3 English Church / 4 St Paul's Church / 5 Court House / 6 City Hall and Market; l.r.: 7 Scotch Free Church / 8 Methodist Church / 9 R. Catholic Church / 10 Scotch Kirk / 11 St. James Church. A variant impression, apparently of this lithograph, in Queen's University Library, (see J. D. Stewart and I. E. Wilson, 'Heritage Kingston', 1973 p. 240) is additionally inscribed in the print, l.r.: LITH OF ENDICOTT & CO. N.Y. Reps 3198, Bettina Norton 'Edwin Whitefield', 1977, no. 64 (illus. p.103). AUG 4 1987


Whitefield, Edwin, 1816-1892

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Public Domain


Lithograph with light greenish grey tint-stone on wove paper


500 x 880; 565 x 880; 606 x 945 mm


Gift of J. Ross Robertson


Endicott and Company (New York), attributed to


Toronto Reference Library


Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

JRR 50 Cab III