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Image No: NA-1406-153

Title: Scene in the Canadian fur district, Canada.

Date: 1854

Remarks: From "Ballou's Pictorial Drawing Room Companion". First Nations people and traders. Copied from PB-540-269. Same image as NA-1406-194.

Subject(s): Sketches / Canada - Views / Canada - Buildings / Canada - Transportation / Horses in transportation / Snow / Winter / First Nations of Canada - Costume

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Image No: NA-1406-194

Title: Trading block-house at Presque-Isle River, Quebec.

Date: 1856

Remarks: From "Ballou's Pictorial Drawing-room Companion". Copied from PB-540-269. Same image as NA-1406-153.

Subject(s): Sketches / Presque-Isle River, Quebec / Quebec - Dwellings / Horses in transportation / Quebec - Transportation / Dogs

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Image No: NA-1406-195

Title: Trapping beaver in North-West Territories (later Saskatchewan and Alberta).

Date: 1858

Remarks: Copied from PB-540-270.

Subject(s): Sketches / Hunting / Beaver / Canoes and canoeing

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Image No: NA-1406-205

Title: Professor Henry Youle Hind, geologist.

Date: 1858

Remarks: From "Illustrated London News", October 2, 1858. Copied from PB-540-489.

Subject(s): Sketches / Geologists

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Image No: NA-1406-207

Title: Canadian voyageur making a canoe.

Date: 1858

Remarks: From "Illustrated London News", March 27, 1858. Copied from PB-540-488.
Tools are axe, knife, awl and needle. Framework of cedar covered with birch bark sewn together with willow threads or sinews, seams covered with pitch.

Subject(s): Sketches / Axes / Canoes and canoeing

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Image No: NA-1406-111

Title: Fort Edmonton, Alberta.

Date: 1861

Remarks: Copied from PB-540-225. From "All around the World", by W. F. Ainsworth
On the North Saskatchewan River, Edmonton, Alberta..

Subject(s): Sketches / Edmonton, Alberta - Buildings / Edmonton, Alberta - Transportation / Fort Edmonton, Alberta / North Saskatchewan River, Edmonton, Alberta / Canoes and canoeing

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Image No: NA-1406-119

Title: Rattlesnake grade, Pavilion Mountain, British Columbia.

Date: 1865

Remarks: Copied from PB-540-204. From "Northwest Passage by Land." Altitude of mountain 4 000 feet.

Subject(s): Sketches / Pavilion Mountain, British Columbia / Mountains / Rocky Mountains / Horses in transportation

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Image No: NA-1406-129

Title: Miners in wayside house, British Columbia.

Date: 1865

Remarks: Copied from PB-540-205. From "Northwest Passage by Land". Bar at left

Subject(s): Furniture / Sketches / British Columbia - Buildings / British Columbia - Views / Bars (Drinking establishments) / Bartenders / Buildings - Interiors / Hats / Miners

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Image No: NA-1406-130

Title: Travellers in stopping house, British Columbia.

Date: 1865

Remarks: Copied from PB-540-206. From "Northwest Passage by Land".

Subject(s): Furniture / Sketches / British Columbia - Buildings / British Columbia - Views / Stopping places / Buildings - Interiors

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Image No: NA-1406-66

Title: Steamer "International" at Fort Garry, Manitoba.

Date: December 18, 1869

Remarks: From "Canadian Illustrated News". Copied from PB-540-5.

Subject(s): Sketches / Steamboats / Fort Garry, Manitoba - Buildings / Fort Garry, Manitoba - Transportation

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