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Transportation and Maps

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Engraving of map of Nova Scotia, with view of Halifax, 1750
Watercolour showing sailing ships and smaller vessels at sea, with Inuit in kayaks in foreground, 1819
Print of ship battered by storm at sea, 1873
Print showing horse-drawn sled and tandem meeting in a narrow road in winter, 1867
Watercolour scene of buildings and market alongside wharf with boats, 1829
Oil painting showing people on dock, boats, and buildings in distance, 1886
Watercolour showing lumber raft carrying people, sailing past shoreline, with smaller raft and island in background, circa 1868
Watercolour showing boats and rafts passing under Victoria Bridge in Montréal, circa 1860
Print showing waterfront view of shipbuilding yard, circa 1865
Oil painting showing a large Hudson's Bay Company freight canoe and its passengers passing a waterfall, 1869
Watercolour showing boat docked at shoreline, with buildings nearby and mountains in the distance, 1856
Watercolour showing farmers and their livestock heading down a village road in winter, 1846
Drawing of three horsedrawn sleighs laden with people, racing along a country road, 1888
Watercolour scene of large steamship in harbour, with First Nations people standing on dock in foreground, 1839
Watercolour showing man, child and dog walking along dirt road in wooded area, circa 1830
Watercolour showing railroad bridge over river, with figure in canoe and large fallen tree on shoreline, 1856
Watercolour showing waterfall, rocky shoreline and wooden observation platform, 1827
Watercolour showing shoreline, with cluster of buildings on partially cleared land, circa 1853
Print showing canoe carrying 10 passengers, 1824
Oil painting showing man with covered wagon pulled by oxen, on mountain road with river below, circa 1887
Print showing ships in frozen sea, and men pulling small boat across ice, 1853
Watercolour showing rugged shoreline, with people in foreground and sailboats in water, 1792
Topographical map showing mountain ranges and waterways, with prospectors in foreground, 1858
Watercolour of steam engine, with hotel and mountains in background, circa 1887
Oil painting showing large group of men in canoe, shooting the rapids, 1879
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A Prairie Schooner on the Cariboo Road, British Columbia, circa 1887

Edward Roper (1833-1909)

Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. R9266-549, Peter Winkworth Collection of Canadiana


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