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Spring inundation, near Montreal, QC

Alexander HendersonAbout / vers 1865

McCord Museum

McCord Museum

Though an image of great serenity, this photograph actually shows the spring floods that regularly afflicted the Montreal region. The most memorable inundations occurred a few years later, in 1869.

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  • Title: Spring inundation, near Montreal, QC
  • Date: About / vers 1865
  • Titre: Inondation printanière, près de Montréal, QC
  • Photographer: Alexander Henderson
  • Description: Empreint de sérénité, ce paysage témoigne néanmoins des inondations printanières récurrentes dans les environs de Montréal. Celle-ci précède la plus mémorable, survenue en 1869.
  • Type: Photograph, Photographie
  • Rights: http://www.musee-mccord.qc.ca/en/orders/conditions/
  • External Link: http://www.mccord-museum.qc.ca/en/collection/artifacts/MP-0000.308.5
  • Medium: Silver salts on paper mounted on paper - Albumen process, Sels d'argent sur papier monté sur papier - Papier albuminé

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