Monarch, paddle steamer, foundered on Toronto Island 29 November 1856 Open in full size

Monarch, paddle steamer, foundered on Toronto Island 29 November 1856

Picture, 1856, English

Monarch, paddle steamer, foundered on Toronto Island 29 November 1856

Picture, 1856, English

Notes

1856 Dec 30
Inscribed in the photograph (this inscription being traced over in ink) l.r.: Decr. 30. 56.
Numerals inscribed on photograph refer to separate printed JRR key to figures.
Printed JRR caption states the picture (described in the JRR catalogue as a water colour) is by William Armstrong.
The 'Monarch' wreck was on the south side of the Islands, west of the present Eastern gap.

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Copy photograph (col. with water colour) from photograph by Armstrong Beere & Hime

Contributor

Armstrong, Beere & Hime, attributed to

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

JRR 923 Cab I