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Sepia photographs and watercolor drawings.

Sepia photographs and watercolor drawings.

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Creator: Whymper, Frederick
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Date: 1864.
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Description:
Frederick Whymper, artist, served on the 1864 Vancouver Island Exploring Expedition initiated by Gov. Kennedy and the Western Union Telegraph Co.'s expedition to Alaska and Siberia.
This collection formerly belonged to Robert Brown, who commanded the Vancouver expedition. It was acquired from Prof. Rudmore-Brown of Trinity College, Dublin and given to the library by William Robertson Coe.
Stored in 1 box.
Abstract:
The 23 views and 35 photographs were made on an 1864 exploring expedition of Vancouver Island.
Physical Description:
23 paintings : watercolor.
35 photographic prints : sepia.
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The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement
Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 15976252
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