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Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 painting / peinture : blue ink, gouache, gold paint and a printed gold border
Support: 46.000 x 60.000 cm

Scope and content

The work bears the Coat-of-Arms and Seal of the City.
The Dufferin Addresses are comprised of 3 volumes of bound addresses presented to His Excellency the Right Honourable the Earl of Dufferin, while Governor-General of Canada from 1872-1878.
They are expressions of the sentiments of Canadians from across the country during his tenure, and also include one joint address from the Senate and the House of Commons on the occasion of his departure.
There are 413 items including manuscripts solely comprised of script; illuminated manuscript; and also some bearing more elaborate vignettes and decorative artwork.

Graphic (art)
90: Open
Physical access through an art archivist
. No restrictions on use for reproduction or publication
Graphic (art)
90: Open
Item no. assigned by LAC
90: Open
Other accession no.
1978-049 PIC

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1978-49-336 Source: Earl of Dufferin and Ava through Leo Heaps, London, England.
Copyright: Expired

Additional name(s)

Artist: Unknown.

Additional information

Set: "Dufferin Addresses," 1872-1878; 3 volumes: Vol. I (Bk 319) contains items 2 to 209; Vol. II (Bk 320) contains items 210 to 413; Vol. III (Bk 325) contains item 1: Joint Address of the Senate and House of Commons

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: Not transcribed.

Subject heading

1. Hull (Québec)
2. other.
3. autre.
4. GEOG. - QUE. : Hull - 1878.
5. SUBJ. - Dufferin Addresses : Address From Hull, Québec - 1878.


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