About the Poster: The Canadian Illustrated News was a weekly Canadian illustrated magazine published in Montreal from 1869 to 1883. It was published by George Desbarats. The magazine was notable for being the first in the world to consistently produce photographs at a successful rate
This sheet, titled Incidents of the Week, includes such notable occurrences as: A Fight with Bears; Mansion House; Miss Rye's Orphans at the Immigration Shed, Montreal; Dining at the Immigration Shed; and Balloon Ascension at Irish Protestant Benevolent Society's Picnic. Vintage ephemera at it's very best!
Recently matted in an antique white mat, this sheet is ready to frame.