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Description found in Archives
Item (linked) part of
September 2, 1883
Place of creation
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Image: 21.800 x 13.400 cm
Scope and content
The writing on recto is accompanied by a sketch of the interior of Roper's tent and the view outside, with numbers corresponding to the written description and colours written on the sketch.
The writing on the verso is accompanied by two sketches of the area in the title.
Conditions of access
Copy negative C-043172
Copy negative C-043174
A166-01 Item no. assigned by LAC 1
Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1971-63-1R
Artist: Roper, Edward, 1833-1909.
Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: in pencil, recto, u.r.: From our tent on Sunday a.m / 2[^nd] Sep. 1883 / 1 Harl ... Silver, water reflects / color 2. darker 3. ... color green / ...reflected lichen / 7. lots of dead y. grass and Sh ... / also ...reflected. 8 grey rock ... ches / 9 patches of nap & dead grass. / all floor of tent is patches of grey & / green lichen ... grass, red lea... / This is where Harton W. / shot himself ... into / this tent we ... him.; in pencil, verso, t.: ... of Canoe Pass... Looking S.E
Varying form of title
3. GEOG - ONT., GEORGIAN BAY.
4. SUBJ - CAMPING.
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