N-0000.25.226 | Interior, Bank of Montreal head office, Montreal, QC, 1905

 
Photograph, glass lantern slide
Interior, Bank of Montreal head office, Montreal, QC, 1905
Wm. Notman & Son
1905, 20th century
Silver salts and transparent ink on glass - Gelatin dry plate process
8 x 10 cm
Gift of Mr. Stanley G. Triggs
N-0000.25.226
© McCord Museum
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Keywords:  Architecture (8646) , civic (349) , commercial (1771) , governmental (274) , Photograph (77678)
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The new banking room, after expansion work in 1901-1905, done fifteen years after the enlargements of 1885-1886. Larger than before, the new interior inspires awe and expresses the power of the bank and its network of influence, which was greater than that of all its neighbours.