Picturing the Past
 

A Train Journey through the Ottawa Valley Using the Mattingly Image Collection

Ottawa to Pembroke over the Canadian Pacific Railway

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CSTM/MAT01495

 

Mattingly would walk close to the track to obtain photographs of trains in motion. This is a photograph of a train known as the “York” at Stittsville. This photograph is notable — Mattingly’s notes indicate that it is the “first photograph [he] took with a Brownie box camera in August 1929.”

 




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