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   Base of Brock's Monument Niagara River in Distance Queenston Heights Canada (image/jpeg)
Title Base of Brock's Monument Niagara River in Distance Queenston Heights Canada
Type  Still Image
Extent  13.60 x 8.75 cm
Medium  Colour 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 ; people in far distance left looking out to the lower Niagara River ; title in red print centered at top of card ; crest of the British Empire reading"On whose Dominions the sun never sets" top left corner ;
Date  ca 1912
Subject  Monuments
  Parks
  Queenston Heights
Publisher  F H Leslie Limited Niagara Falls ; printed in Leipzig Saxony ;
Place Name  Queenston (inhabited place)
Source  Niagara Falls (Ont.) Public Library
Record ID  302710
Digital image 
Format image/jpeg
Size  750px X 471px
Resolution  150ppi X 150ppi
Digitization Colour Scan
Equipment Microtek ScanMaker i900
Date 2008-12-06
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D423243  Colour postcard     
D423243A  Colour postcard     

 

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