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Accession Number: 96-1002


Town sketch, Hastings, Canada West. -- [between 1840 and1860]. -- 1 drawing : sketch, pencil.

Biography / History


Custodial History


Scope and Content

This item is a pencil sketch depicting threehouses, each of which has two chimneys, with a continuous fencerunning along the front of all three. There is a woman, man andchild walking towards one of the houses. On the back of the sketchis written "#17140 at Roy's Studio, Peterborough". The sketch is most likely by Rev. Michael Farrar and shows Hastings, Canada West.


Title based on contents of the item.

This item is water damaged and fragile. Ithas been encapsulated in mylar.

This item was donated from an unknown source.

Restrictions: N

For related records see: 95-1017.