Collections and Fonds – 3200048

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  • Record Information – Brief
    Title:
    Mrs. Juschereau de St.Denis Le Moine in costume
    Hierarchical level:
    Item
    Accession number:
    1936-270 NPC
    Type of material:
    Photographs
    Found in:
    Archives / Collections and Fonds
    Item number:
    3200048
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    Context of this record:
  • Date(s):
    March, 1876.
    Bilingual equivalent:
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    Place:
    Ottawa (Ont.):
    Place of creation:
    No place, unknown, or undetermined
    Extent:
    1 photograph : b&w, glass plate negative ; 16.5 x 11.3 cm.
    Language of material:
    English
    Scope and content:
    Mrs. Mrs. Juschereau de St. Denis LeMoine is dressed as ¿The Dominion of Canada¿ for a fancy dress ball hosted by Lord and Lady Dufferin on February 23, 1876.
    Description of Mrs. Juschereau¿s outfit on page 2 in the Ottawa Free Press, February 24, 1876: ¿Le Moine, Mrs. J. de T. [sic] ¿ Dominion of Canada; white satin skirt, gold tunic, arms of the Dominion, embroidered on its tablier, surrounded with a wreath of maple leaves; flag of the Dominion, worn as a scarf, festooned on one shoulder, with a gold beaver; cornet [sic] of gold, small British flag in the hair, earrings and ornaments.¿
    Additional name(s):
    Finding aid no.:
    FA-001
    Additional information:
    Dates of creation note:
    Although the Earl of Dufferin's Grand Fancy Ball took place on February 23, 1876, photographs of costumed individuals and groups were taken after the event itself. While the majority were taken in February and March, some of the guests were also photographed in April.
    Exhibitions note:
    A reproduction of this photograph was made for the exhibition ¿The Fancy Ball¿. National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; 2019.04.16 ¿ 2020.04.14.
    Signatures and inscriptions note:
    in negative: 26018 Lemoine
    Subject heading:
    Source:
    Private
    Other system control no.:
    DAPDCAP1491
    DAPDCAP413460
  • Conditions of access:
    Box
    TOPLEY, WILLIAM JAMES 1936-270
    Copy negative
    TOPLEY, WILLIAM JAMES 1936-270
    Terms of use:
    Credit: Topley Studio Fonds / Library and Archives Canada / PA-138392, e011091705
    Restrictions on use: Nil
    Copyright: Expired

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