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J. H. Roper's store in Canada (Peterborough County, Ontario) 


ca. 1860

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 watercolour / aquarelle : watercolour over pencil with scraping out on wove paper
Support: 35.900 x 25.800 cm (sheet)

Scope and content

view of a backwoods store in Ontario, mid-l9th century

Documents iconographiques (art)
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2000790681 Item no. assigned by LAC 72
99: Closed pending processing
Other accession no.
1989-176 DAP

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1989-176-72
Copyright: Expired

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Colour transparency available

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: inscribed in pen and black ink, recto, c. in the image: STORE; in pencil, verso [D [D [Du.c.: JHR's store in Canada. / Little Lake in distance / Dalys lake further along Road to left. / Mud lake directly behind house through the bush / Wilfred Thompsons, next farm - / Brick is mar(?) ox, Bright is off (colour notations ?); in blue-green pencil, verso, l.l.: ILL (?, partial inscription)

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