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From Our Tent on Sunday a.m. 2nd Sep. 1883. 


September 2, 1883

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 drawing / dessin : pencil on paper
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.

Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-043172
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Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-043174
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Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
A166-01 Item no. assigned by LAC 1
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Other accession no.
1971-063 PIC

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1971-63-1R
Copyright: nil

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Exhibitions note
Exhibition title: Summer Preserves. Curators: Theresa Rowat, National Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; 1991.06.03-1991.09.15.

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed. Dated.
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

Subject heading

1. Ontario.
2. architecture.


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