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   Crowd at the base of Brock's Monument Queenston Heights Park Ontario Canada (image/jpeg)
Title Crowd at the base of Brock's Monument Queenston Heights Park Ontario Canada
Type  Still Image
Extent  13.65 x 8.20 cm
Medium  Sepia tone postcard
Collection  Postcard Collection
Description  Close-up view of one corner of the base of Brock's Monument ; square plinth base with columns at each corner ; another column rests on the plinth itself ; stone lions sit at each corner of the base ; on the column facing is a replica of what may be the General wearing the elaborate uniform that he is usually depicted wearing but bearing a great resemblance to a roman centurion ; some of the base is covered in ivy and small bushes and trees are around the base ; a very large crowd of people are standing with their backs to the camera ; majority of the crowd appear to be military ; women are wearing Edwardian style clothing, long skirts, jackets and hats ; men are in suits and wearing hats ; A Union Jack flies from a flag pole located at the right hand side of the monument base ;
Date  ca 1914
Subject  Monuments
  Parks
  Queenston Heights
Place Name  Queenston (inhabited place)
Source  Niagara Falls (Ont.) Public Library
Record ID  303498
Digital image 
Format image/jpeg
Size  750px X 440px
Resolution  150ppi X 150ppi
Digitization Colour Scan
Equipment Microtek ScanMaker i900
Date 2009-01-06
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D423282  Sepia tone postcard     

 

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