Collections and Fonds – 3260601

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    The Governor General's Fancy Dress Ball, held at Rideau Hall, on February 23, 1876
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    Accession number:
    1966-094 NPC
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    Archives / Collections and Fonds
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  • Date(s):
    ca. May or June 1876.
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    Ottawa, Ont.:
    Place of creation:
    No place, unknown, or undetermined
    1 photograph
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    General Note:
    The actual date of Governor General Lord Dufferin's fancy ball was held on February 23rd, 1876. However, William James Topley created this reproduction of the ball between May and June 1876.

    See also MIKAN 4114038.
    Source of title:
    Title is derived from that recorded in the Sessional Papers (1877) vol. 8, p. 16-10.
    Exhibitions note:

    Exhibition Title: Victorian Dress Exhibition. Curator: Maria Nera. Canadian Museum of Civilization, Hull, Quebec; 1997.10.24 ¿ 1998.10.30
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  • Conditions of access:
    Copy negative
    1966-094 NPC
    Terms of use:
    Credit: William James Topley / Library and Archives Canada / C-006865
    Restrictions on use: Nil
    Copyright: Expired

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