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Canadian Pacific Railway album [graphic material]. 

File consists of



Place of creation


1 album (61 photographs) : b&w.

Scope and content

Album contains prints taken in the late 19th century of different areas of Canada by Alexander Henderson for the Canadian Pacific Railway. Included are views of Halifax Harbour, Reversing Falls, Saint John, Quebec from Levis, Montmorency Falls, Parliament Buildings in Ottawa, Locks at Sault Ste. Marie, Winnipeg, Brandon, Cattle ranching in Canadian Northwest, Calgary, First Nations, Kananaskis River, The Gap (Eastern Entrance to Rocky Mts.), views of Rocky Mountains, Banff, Banff Springs Hotel, Lake Louise, Lake Agnes, views of Kicking Horse Pass, British Columbia, Stoney Creek Bridge, Rogers Pass, views of Vancouver and the Steamship 'The Empress of Japan.'

Graphic (photo)
90: Open
90: Open
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
A 0119
90: Open
Other accession no.
1988-045 NPC

Terms of use

Copyright: Expired.

Graphic (photo) Item-level description of photographs, accession 1988-045 NPC. FA-500 90 (Electronic)

Additional name(s)

Additional information

The image of Calgary from the north of Bow River has been photographed: PA187410.

Physical condition note
The albums has no cover, pages have brown spots.

Custodial history
This album was purchased from Christie's South Kensington in 30 April 1987 without provenance.

Source of title
Title is derived from the contents of the album.