M970.67.23 | Southwest view, Notre Dame Street, Montreal
Southwest view, Notre Dame Street, Montreal
1843-1844, 19th century
Ink and watercolour on paper - Etching
23.2 x 26.7 cm
Gift of Mr. R. W. Humphrey
© McCord Museum
Keywords: Cityscape (3948) , Print (10661) , streetscape (1737)
Keys to History
The Illustrated London Newsof August 25, 1860 describes Montreal's downtown such as it was at the time.
"The principal business streets are Notre-Dame, St.-Paul's, Commissioners, McGill, Great St. James and the Main Streets of the St. Lawrence, Quebec, St. Ann's, St. Joseph, and St. Antoine Suburbs."