MP-0000.158.83 | Cascade Mountain and Banff village, AB, about 1920

 
Photograph, glass lantern slide
Cascade Mountain and Banff village, AB, about 1920
Anonyme - Anonymous
About 1920, 20th century
Silver salts and transparent ink on glass - Gelatin dry plate process
8 x 10 cm
Gift of Mr. Stanley G. Triggs
MP-0000.158.83
© McCord Museum
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"Cascade Mountain: Cascade Mountain is seen for a long distance before it is actually reached. It is a large, bare rock, 9,826 feet in height, that dominates the northern end of the valley in which lies the village of Banff, which is here seen at the foot of the mountain."

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