Artifacts

Creator

James Esson

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Creator Role

photographer publisher

Description

The stereograph features a black and white image of Chaudière Falls. Water is shown falling over the falls' edge, and trees line the horizon line. The image is mounted on a cream card with rounded edges.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

ca. 1880

Measurement

3 15/16 X 7 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

albumen print on paper card

Inscription

recto, at left of card: JAMES / ESSON / PHOTOGRAPHER / AND / PUBLISHER / Preston / Ont. recto, at right of card: [8?] OTTAWA VIEWS / CAPITOL OF THE DOMINION recto, at bottom of image: 686-Chaudiere Falls recto, at bottom of card: ENTERED ACCORDING TO ACT OF PARLIAMENT OF CANADA IN THE YEAR 1880, BY JAMES ESSON, IN THE OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE

Creation Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Work Type

stereograph

Class

Article

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

ID

6674

Digital ID

FVW_06674

Current Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Repository

Mississippi State University Libraries.

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

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