• Frances Anne Hopkins, Shooting the Rapids, 1879. Oil on canvas, 91.4 x 152.4 cm.

Shooting the Rapids

From Canoes: A Natural History in North America by Mark Neuzil and Norman Sims

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  • This is one of Hopkins’ well-known later works; the rapids are at Lachine near Montreal and it appears that this may be a day trip because there are no packs, baggage or cargo in the canoe du maitre.
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  • Native American Studies
  • History
  • Cultural Studies
  • Regional Studies
  • Literature
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  • 1879
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