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Description found in Archives

Québec Harbour Commission's Lifting Barge, showing a portion of the barge with the nest of anchors and chains raised during the months of June, July and August, 1877. 



Place of creation

Québec (Province)

1 photograph ; 215 x 249 mm
Positive Paper Silver - albumen

Scope and content

A view of the Quebec Harbour Commission Lifting Barge in Quebec Harbour.

Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Graphic (photo)
Colour transparency K-0000016
90: Open
Graphic (photo)
Copy negative NPC-029
90: Open
Graphic (photo)
Copy negative C-003999
90: Open
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
90: Open
Other accession no.
1966-107 NPC

Terms of use

Credit: D.A. McLaughlin / Library and Archives Canada / C-003999
Restrictions on use: Nil
Copyright: Expired

Additional name(s)

Photographer: McLaughlin, D.A.

Additional information

Published in "Sometimes A Great Nation: A Photo Album of Canada 1850-1925", by Edward Cavell, 1984. Plate 23, NPC-029, p. 44

Described by the RECON project.

Custodial history
Acquired from an untraced source prior to 1966

Signatures and inscriptions
Letterpress text description of lifting barge and its work; stamp

Subject heading

1. Transportation - Water - Barges.
2. QC - Québec - Parts.


Other system control no.