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Parliament Buildings from Major Hill Park, Ottawa.
  • William Henry Jackson, artist
    1843–1942
    born: Keesville, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
    Detroit Photographic Company, publisher
    active 1897–1924
  • Parliament Buildings from Major Hill Park, Ottawa., 1901
  • Where object was made: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • photochrom
  • Object Height/Width: 17.39 x 22.69 cm
    Object Height/Width: 6 7/8 x 8 15/16 in
  • Gift of David J. and Rita Sloan Gottlieb
  • Not on display
  • 2012.0452
Description

Exterior. Terraced grounds are in the foreground of this image. At right is a body of water, with a dock that juts out into it slightly. To the left is a hill with a dense ring of leafy tress with autumnal colors. At the top of the hill the Gothic revival Parliament buildings of Ottawa are visible.