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Workmen posing by the rail car they built for the use of the Prince of Wales during an official visit. Brantford, Ontario Open in full size

Workmen posing by the rail car they built for the use of the Prince of Wales during an official visit. Brantford, Ontario

Picture, 1860, English

Workmen posing by the rail car they built for the use of the Prince of Wales during an official visit. Brantford, Ontario

Picture, 1860, English

Caption:

Royal car: Back in 1860, workmen in Brantford posed by the rail car they built for the use by the Prince of Wales during an official visit. The car's finer details included a coat of arts on the side and intricate scroll work along windows and doors.

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Medium

Black and white photograph

Extent

20.4 cm x 25.2 cm

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

G1 - Canada - Ontario - Brantford - Historic (old pix 1920-30)

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

TS-1-GO-461c-brantford004