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Henry G. Vennor, 'Our birds of prey, or the eagles, hawks, and owls of Canada' (Dawson Bros., Montreal, 1876)

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062H

Scope and Contents

Printed volume containing as plates albumen prints. The majority of the photographs measure approximately 105 x 140 mm. and have letter-press captions beneath them. All the photographs are of stuffed specimens.


  • Creation: 1876


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30 item(s) (30 images)

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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

the album is rather fragile, with some leaves coming unstuck. The photographs themselves are of a fair condition with some fading.

Existence and Location of Copies

This collection is available on microfiche: Canada, fiche number 8-9.


The full citation for this item is: Vennor, Henry George (1876), 'Our birds of prey, or, the eagles, hawks and owls of Canada', Montreal: Dawson.


This item level description was entered by NE and MJC using information from the original typescript catalogue.


Notman, William, 1826-1891, photographer

Includes index.
2003-12-04 16:42:09+00:00
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Repository Details

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