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Scarborough Bluffs. Open in full size

Scarborough Bluffs.

Picture, 1922, English

Scarborough Bluffs.

Picture, 1922, English

Notes

A half-tone block after the print is in The Globe, Toronto, 2 August 1922, p. 12, with letterpress b.: AN EERIE LOOKOUT-Just an every-day view at the romantic / Scarboro' Bluffs. Date Created year accurate; month and day unknown for 1922
Stamped in moderate violet ink, vso c.: JAMES & SON / PHOTOGRAPHERS / 440 MANNING AVE. / TORONTO / PHONE COLL. 6980; Inscribed in pencil, vso t.: Broken Stairway / down to Scarboro Bluffs / Beach; vso b.: Platform seen in view / is 50 feet above water / without any hand-rail & / its supports almost swaying / in the wind & passengers / going up & down are compelled / to use these steps -; vso c.l.: '22; vso u.c.: # 1. S.S.

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Gelatin-silver print touched up with pen and black ink, with pencil cropping lines left & b.

Extent

202 x 127 mm

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

X 65-186