• William Armstrong, Indian Encampment, ca. 1860. Watercolor on paper, 29.8 x 42.2 cm.

Indian Encampment

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


  • This watercolor depicts an Algonquin village with typical dwellings. Armstrong, born in Dublin, was an early important artist around Toronto. He was part of the Wolseley Expedition to the Red River Colony in 1870, documenting the effort needed to move the army through the wilderness under difficult circumstances.
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  • History
  • Cultural Studies
  • Regional Studies
  • Literature
  • Native American Studies
Date
  • 1860
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  • Courtesy of the W.H. Coverdale Collection of Canadiana, Manoir Richeliu Collection, Library and Archives of Canada, R3908-0-0-E.
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  • Library and Archives of Canada
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  • 4386
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  • 2016-10-27T14:31:01Z
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