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27 August [1852]

Place of creation

Nova Scotia

1 drawing: pencil on wove paper; 16.2x24.7 cm

Scope and content

A marine scene depicting sailing vessels with fore and aft rigging and a steam vessel in the Strait of Canso. The elevated structure at the left of the work may be a telegraph mast at Plaster Cove [Port Hastings].

Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
22 Item no. assigned by LAC 28
99: Closed pending processing
Archival reference no.

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, James Bruce, 8th Earl of Elgin, and family fonds (R977). Copyright: expired/périmé.

Additional information

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: title and date; unsigned.