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Description found in Archives

[Royal Yacht "Ophir" and Escort ready to leave Halifax, N.S.]  


October 21, 1901

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 photograph : b&w, glass plate negative ; 20.3 x 25.4 cm.
Negatives - glass

Scope and content

This image depicts the departure of the royal yacht OPHIR in Halifax Harbour. The yacht departed at half-past nine and the royal couple was saluted with gunfire as they slowly moved down the Halifax harbour.

Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Glass plate negatives do not travel. Mus
t be consulted at Preservation Centre.
Graphic (photo)
Copy negative PA-012074
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
00591G Item no. assigned by LAC 293
90: Open
Other accession no.
1936-270 NPC

Terms of use

Credit: William James Topley/Library and Archives Canada/PA-012074
Restrictions on use: Nil
Copyright: Expired

Finding aid no.

Additional information

Described by the RECON project.

Series title
1. Royal Tour
2. Topley Album 24

Subject heading

1. Ophir (Ship)
2. Halifax (N.S.)
3. Halifax (N.-É.)
4. Visits of state Canada
5. Visites officielles Canada
6. Ophir (Navire)


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