"C.P.R. Engine Number 1 'Countess of Dufferin' and Depot, Winnipeg, Man."

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Database ID33964
InstitutionUniversity of Saskatchewan Archives
Fonds/CollectionKeith Ewart Photograph Collection
File/Item ReferencePostcards, Railway Stations
Postcard messageDearest This is a photo of the first engine that went straight through from Montreal to Vancouver coast to coast & was driven part of the way by the Marquis of Dufferin who was then Governer (sic) of Canada With love from Bert P.S. It is now in a huge glass case
Scope and contentThree-colour postcard of the Canadian Pacific Railway depot in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Engine Number 1, "Countess of Dufferin", is sitting in front of the station.
Physical description/extent1 postcard; 9 x 13.5 cm
Date produced[190-?]
Date Range(s)1900-1909
PublisherValentine & Sons Publishing Co., Ltd.
Copyright holderPublic domain
SubjectsBuildings and Architecture -- Railway Stations
Transportation -- Public Transit
Transportation -- Train
Language of postcard textEnglish
Language of cardEnglish
Postcard styledivided back
Postcard mediahand-tinted
photo-engraving
Place - imageWinnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
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