Barrack Hill Ottawa

Made:
1860 in Parliament Hill
photographer:
William Notman
'Barrack Hill Ottawa', 1860
      A photograph of Barrack Hill in Ottawa, Canada

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'Barrack Hill Ottawa', 1860 A photograph of Barrack Hill in Ottawa, Canada
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A photograph entitled 'Barrack Hill Ottawa', taken by William Notman in 1860. In 1858 Barrack Hill was chosen as the site for the new Parliament buildings for the Province of Canada.

A photograph entitled 'Barrack Hill Ottawa', taken by William Notman in 1860.

In 1858 Barrack Hill was chosen as the site for the new Parliament buildings for the Province of Canada.

The photograph is taken from an album compiled to commemorate the royal visit to Canada of Albert, Prince of Wales (1841-1910). The album contains photographs of Canadian landscape, as well as scenes taken during the visit.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1993-5013/2/37/1
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
The National Media Museum, Bradford