Soldiers at Fenian Raid, 1866
Description
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Creator
Scott, James, Photographer
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
A black and white photograph of a group of 7 men in militia uniforms. The person at the lower left of the front row is Corporal Henry H. Spencer of the Brooklin Rifle Company.
Notes
These soldiers were from various militia regiments which went to Ridgeway to repel the Fenian Raid of June 1866. This photo was taken at a studio at Dunnville near the site of the raid.

Date of Original
1866
Dimensions
Width: 6 cm
Height: 6 cm
Image Dimensions
Image Width: 6cm
Image Height: 6cm
Subject(s)
Local identifier
29-001-019
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.90011 Longitude: -79.61631
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Reproduction Notes
Scanned from copy negative
Contact
Whitby Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

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Soldiers at Fenian Raid, 1866


A black and white photograph of a group of 7 men in militia uniforms. The person at the lower left of the front row is Corporal Henry H. Spencer of the Brooklin Rifle Company.