• 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


  • 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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  • History
  • Cultural Studies
  • Regional Studies
  • Literature
  • Native American Studies
Date
  • 1879
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  • non-exclusive, world-wide, perpetual
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  • Courtesy of the Frances Anne Hopkins fonds, Library and Archives of Canada, R5666-0-8-E.
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  • Library and Archives of Canada
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  • 64.8 MB
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  • 6000
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  • 3774
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  • 2016-10-27T14:24:29Z
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