MP-0000.158.86 | Canoeing, Echo River, Banff, AB, about 1923
Canoeing, Echo River, Banff, 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
© McCord Museum
Keywords: boat (1192) , Photograph (77678) , river (1486) , Transportation (2517) , Waterscape (2986)
"Banff - Canoeing: In the Rocky Mountains, where swift running waters generally preclude boating and canoeing, Banff is an exception. Lake Minnewanka, Vermilion Creek, Vermilion Lakes, and the Echo River, shown in the picture, offer beautiful trips by either motor-boat, row-boat, or canoes."
Excerpt from "ACROSS CANADA BY C. P. R.", Section 5--The Canadian Rockies; booklet, McGill University Illustrated Lectures, 1928.