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A good way to see Ottawa is to take a boat and row along the Rideau Canal under the shadow of the Parliament buildings. The city has been beautified by removing unsightly industrial buildings and railway tracks and putting in parkways; bicycle paths and masses of flowers. The Sparks St. Mall; created by closing three blocks of the downtown street to traffic; is just great for strolling. Open in full size

A good way to see Ottawa is to take a boat and row along the Rideau Canal under the shadow of the Parliament buildings. The city has been beautified by removing unsightly industrial buildings and railway tracks and putting in parkways; bicycle paths and masses of flowers. The Sparks St. Mall; created by closing three blocks of the downtown street to traffic; is just great for strolling.

Picture, 1973, English

A good way to see Ottawa is to take a boat and row along the Rideau Canal under the shadow of the Parliament buildings. The city has been beautified by removing unsightly industrial buildings and railway tracks and putting in parkways; bicycle paths and masses of flowers. The Sparks St. Mall; created by closing three blocks of the downtown street to traffic; is just great for strolling.

Picture, 1973, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Ottawa - Canals - Rideau

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0107378f