Friday, May 21, 2010

Follow Friday ~ Library and Archives Canada

Isn't she lovely!

"A Girl From Canada"
"Woman costumed by H. M Murray, the Canadian Government Agent in Exeter, England, to advertise prosperity in Canada in a parade, 1907."

Published in Sometimes a Great Nation: A Photo Album of Canada 1850-1925, by Edward Cavell, 1984. Plate 145, NPC-007, p. 157 P. 343 in "Treasures of the National Archives of Canada / TrĂ©sors des Archives nationales du Canada" - ISBN 2-921114-75-5 
NOTES:  USE/REPRODUCTION: Restrictions on Use/reproductions: NIL - Copyright: Expired - Credit: T. A. Chandler/Library and Archives Canada/C-0063256  

This is an extensive site with resources such as: 

Genealogy and Family History; 
Portrait Collection; 
Aboriginal Peoples;  
Art and Photography; 
Military and Peace Keeping; 
Ethno-Cultural Groups; 
Exploration and Settlements; and 
Educational Resources

It also features Collections Canada and ArchiviaNet: On-line Research Tool.

Use, reproduction and copyright are clearly explained and noted.

Easy to spend a lot of time here!