Courtesy of the Library of Congress, LC-DIG-ppmsca-23015 | Licence: No known restrictions on publication.
Courtesy of the Library of Congress, LC-DIG-ppmsca-23015 | Licence: No known restrictions on publication.

The Horse Shoe Falls, Niagara, from the Canada side

1853 July 8.

George Wallis

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Title

The Horse Shoe Falls, Niagara, from the Canada side

Date

1853 July 8.

Artist

Description

1 drawing on brown paper : graphite, watercolor and opaque white. | Drawing shows Niagara Falls on the Canadian side, looking toward Horseshoe Falls from the shore. The Terrapin Tower, built in 1833 and torn down in 1873 on the American side, hovers against the edge of the falls. Wallis was a British Commissioner from the Foreign Office to the United States in 1853.

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Location

Horseshoe Falls, Niagara, Canada

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

Pinpoint

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Image Credit

Courtesy of the Library of Congress, LC-DIG-ppmsca-23015

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