A South West View of Prince of Wales' Fort, Hudson's Bay

  • Record Information – Brief
    Hierarchical level:
    Item
    Date:
    1797
    Reference:
    R9266
    Type of material:
    Art
    Found in:
    Archives / Collections and Fonds
    Item ID number:
    3030218
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    Context of this record:
  • Date(s):
    1797
    Place of creation:
    No place, unknown, or undetermined
    Extent:
    1 Print : Engraving on wove paper
    Support
    Scope and content:
    This is an image of The Prince of Wales Fort at Hudson's Bay. Two figures can be seen in the foreground.
    This print is dirty with frayed edges and a fold linea at the bottom left corner.
    As R9266-3431 This is from European Magazine.
    Additional name(s):
    Additional information:
    Alpha-numeric note:
    Sotheby's inventory no. P1922
    Related material:
    According to the Hudson's Bay Company Archives, which has a copy of this same print, this may in fact be a view of York Factory instead of Prince of Wales Fort. They reference Dr. R. Glover, "La Perouse on Hudson Bay" in The Beaver, March 1931, p.46.
    Subject heading:
    Source:
    Private
    Other system control no.:
    ICON206360
    Other accession no.:
    03436
    2002 DAP
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    Terms of use:
    Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. R9266-3436
    Copyright: expired / périmé

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