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Description found in Archives

S.S. GREAT EASTERN completing the laying of the first trans-Atlantic telegraph cable. 

Date(s)

1866

Place

Heart's Content, Nfld.

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 photograph
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Nil
Graphic (photo)
Copy negative C-004484
90: Open
Other accession no.
1964-144 NPC

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada / C-004484
Restrictions on use: Nil
Copyright: Expired

Additional name(s)

Photographer: Unknown.

Additional information

Described by the RECON project.

Exhibitions note
Exhibition Title: Treasured Memories 3. Curator: Martin Tétrault, National Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, 1998.11-1999.11.
Exhibition Title: Treasured Memories 2. Curator: Martin Tétrault, National Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; 1998.02-1998.09.

Subject heading

1. SERVICE - COMMUNICATIONS - CABLEGRAPHS.
2. NFLD. - HEART'S CONTENT - PARTS.
3. TRANSPORTATION - WATER - "GREAT EASTERN".
4. HISTORICAL EVENTS - 1866.

Private

Other system control no.

3194027