MP-0000.158.112 | Takakkaw Falls, Yoho Valley, BC, about 1923

 
Photograph, glass lantern slide
Takakkaw Falls, Yoho Valley, BC, about 1923
Anonyme - Anonymous
About 1923, 20th century
Silver salts and transparent ink on glass - Gelatin dry plate process
8 x 10 cm
Gift of Mr. Stanley G. Triggs
MP-0000.158.112
© McCord Museum
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"Takakkaw Falls: The spectacular Takakkaw Falls, a short distance from Yoho Valley Bungalow Camp, are 1,200 feet high, forming one high ribbon of water descending from precipitous cliffs in clouds of foam."

Excerpt from "ACROSS CANADA BY C. P. R.", Section 5--The Canadian Rockies; booklet, McGill University Illustrated Lectures, 1928.