Portraits of Interest - Sketches

Database ID25264
InstitutionUniversity of Saskatchewan Libraries Special Collections
Fonds/CollectionCanadiana Pamphlets Collection
File/Item ReferenceLXII-11-PortraitsOf (LXII O/S drawer)
Date of creation16 May 1885
Physical description/extent1 page; b&w; 23.5 x 25.5 cm
Number of images1
Scope and contentPortrait sketches of key figures in the Northwest Resistance. Subjects include Mrs. T. Charles Watson, Major T.C. Watson, Lt.-Col. the Hon. W.N. Kennedy, Corporal Lethbridge, Col.-Sergt. Cooper, and Capt. Herbert Swinford. Caption of sketches: "(1) Mrs. T. Charles Watson, who has commenced a series of dramatic readings in aid of local patriotic funds; (2) Major T.C. Watson, (late of H.M. service), commanding the troops raised at Yorkton, Assiniboia; (3) Lt.-Col. the Hon. W.N. Kennedy, of the 90th Batt. Rifles, who died in England, on his way home from Egypt; (4) Corporal Lethbridge, of the 90th Batt. (late of the Dufferin Rifles, Brantford) seriously wounded at Fish Creek; (5) Col.-Sergt. Cooper, of B Company, Q.O.R., wounded in the fight on Poundmaker's Reserve; (6)Capt. Herbert Swinford, Quartermaster of the 90 Batt., supply officer at Fort Qu'Appelle." Taken from The Canadian Pictorial & Illustrated War News, 1885.
Restrictions on accessThere are no restrictions on access.
ContributerThe Canadian Pictorial & Illustrated War News
Copyright holderPublic domain
Copyright expiry datePublic domain
Other terms governing use and reproductionResponsibility regarding questions of copyright that may arise in the use of any images is assumed by the researcher.
Primary MediaTextual documents
Provenance Access PointUniversity of Saskatchewan Library. Canadiana Pamphlets Collection
Treaty boundariesTreaty 6
Treaty 10
Cultural regionPlains
NamesCooper, Col.-Sergt.
Kennedy, Lt.-Col. the Hon. W.N.
Lethbridge, Corporal
Swinford, Herbert (Captain)
Watson, Mrs. T. Charles
Watson, T.C. (Major)
SubjectNorthwest Resistance
People -- Portraits
Armed Forces
Date Range(s)1880-1889
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