MP-0000.158.82 | The Three Sisters, Canmore, AB, about 1923

 
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Photograph, glass lantern slide
The Three Sisters, Canmore, AB, 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-0000.158.82
© McCord Museum
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"The Three Sisters: Canmore, a large coal-mining town, is passed in another five miles. Here is obtained a striking profile of the "Three Sisters," companion peaks that form one of the first notable sights of this journey. The highest peak is 9,734 feet high."

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