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History of Canada series

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Thumbnail of Set 1: The First Inhabitants of the North American Continent. Click to view a larger version.

Set 1: The First Inhabitants of the North American Continent

Thumbnail of An Inuit Man Teaches a Boy to Hunt. Click to view a larger version. Title: An Inuit Man Teaches a Boy to Hunt
Object name: Low relief
Artist: R. Eleanor Milne
Sculptor/Stone carver:
  • Iti Busolo
  • R. Eleanor Milne
  • Anton J. Nielsen
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 94 x 149.9 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.1
Thumbnail of The Bluefish Cave People Enter Life in a New Land. Click to view a larger version. Title: The Bluefish Cave People Enter Life in a New Land
Object name: High relief
Artist: R. Eleanor Milne
Sculptor/Stone carver: 
  • R. Eleanor Milne
  • Anton J. Nielsen
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 106.7 x 48.3 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.2
Thumbnail of The Ceremonial Hunt. Click to view a larger version. Title: The Ceremonial Hunt
Object name: Low relief
Artist/ R. Eleanor Milne
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 94 x 149.9 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.3
Thumbnail of Set 2: Arrival of the Europeans. Click to view a larger version.

Set 2: Arrival of the Europeans

Thumbnail of Native People Greet Vikings Arriving in Newfoundland between 900 and 1000 CE. Click to view a larger version. Title: Native People Greet Vikings Arriving in Newfoundland between 900 and 1000 CE
Object name: Low relief
Artist: R. Eleanor Milne
Sculptor/Stone carver: 
  • Anton J. Nielsen
  • R. Eleanor Milne
  • Fernand Rossignol
  • Roland Rossignol
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 94 x 149.9 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.4
Thumbnail of John Cabot, Holding a Scroll in His Left Hand and a Tiller in His Right. Click to view a larger version. Title: John Cabot, Holding a Scroll in His Left Hand and a Tiller in His Right
Object name: High relief
Artist/ R. Eleanor Milne
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 106.7 x 48.3 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.5
Thumbnail of Europeans Fish off the Grand Banks of Newfoundland. Click to view a larger version. Title: Europeans Fish off the Grand Banks of Newfoundland
Object name: Low relief
Artist: R. Eleanor Milne
Sculptor/Stone carver: 
  • Wilfrid Filion
  • Fernand Rossignol
  • Roland Rossignol
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 94 x 149.9 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.6
Thumbnail of Set 3: European Exploration and Trade Begins. Click to view a larger version.

Set 3: European Exploration and Trade Begins

Thumbnail of Jacques Cartier Maps the Shores of the St. Lawrence River. Click to view a larger version. Title: Jacques Cartier Maps the Shores of the St. Lawrence River
Object name: Low relief
Artist: R. Eleanor Milne
Sculptor/Stone carver: 
  • R. Eleanor Milne
  • Fernand Rossignol
  • Roland Rossignol
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 94 x 149.9 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.7
Thumbnail of The First Merchant Ships Navigate the St. Lawrence River. Click to view a larger version. Title: The First Merchant Ships Navigate the St. Lawrence River
Object name: High relief
Artist: R. Eleanor Milne
Sculptor/Stone carver: Fernand Rossignol
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 106.7 x 48.3 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.8
Thumbnail of Samuel de Champlain Encounters an Aboriginal Guide Willing to Lead Him Inland. Click to view a larger version. Title: Samuel de Champlain Encounters an Aboriginal Guide Willing to Lead Him Inland
Object name: Low relief
Artist: R. Eleanor Milne
Sculptor/Stone carver: 
  • R. Eleanor Milne
  • Roland Rossignol
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 94 x 149.9 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.9
Thumbnail of Set 4: European Powers Struggle for Administrative Control. Click to view a larger version.

Set 4: European Powers Struggle for Administrative Control

Thumbnail of The Battle of the Plains of Abraham, 1759. Click to view a larger version. Title: The Battle of the Plains of Abraham, 1759
Object name: Low relief
Artist: R. Eleanor Milne
Sculptor/Stone carver: 
  • R. Eleanor Milne
  • Roland Rossignol
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 94 x 149.9 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.10
Thumbnail of An Allegory of Life Enduring in the Midst of Strife. Click to view a larger version. Title: An Allegory of Life Enduring in the Midst of Strife
Object name: High relief
Artist: R. Eleanor Milne
Sculptor/Stone carver: 
  • R. Eleanor Milne
  • Roland Rossignol
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 106.7 x 48.3 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.11
Thumbnail of The Treaty of Paris, 1763. Click to view a larger version. Title: The Treaty of Paris, 1763
Object name: Low relief
Artist: R. Eleanor Milne
Sculptor/Stone carver: 
  • R. Eleanor Milne
  • Roland Rossignol
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 94 x 149.9 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.12
Thumbnail of Set 5: Administration, Settlement and Sovereignty. Click to view a larger version.

Set 5: Administration, Settlement and Sovereignty

Thumbnail of Boundaries. Click to view a larger version. Title: Boundaries
Object name: Low relief
Artist: R. Eleanor Milne
Sculptor/Stone carver: 
  • R. Eleanor Milne
  • Anton J. Nielsen
  • Roland Rossignol
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 94 x 149.9 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.13
Thumbnail of A Family of European Settlers Establishes a Homestead. Click to view a larger version. Title: A Family of European Settlers Establishes a Homestead
Object name: High relief
Artist: R. Eleanor Milne
Sculptor/Stone carver: 
  • Iti Busolo
  • R. Eleanor Milne
  • Roland Rossignol
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 106.7 x 48.3 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.14
Thumbnail of The Battle of Queenston Heights, 1812. Click to view a larger version. Title: The Battle of Queenston Heights, 1812
Object name: Low relief
Artist: R. Eleanor Milne
Sculptor/Stone carver: 
  • R. Eleanor Milne
  • Roland Rossignol
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 94 x 149.9 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.15
Thumbnail of Set 6: Teaching and Education. Click to view a larger version.

Set 6: Teaching and Education

Thumbnail of Christians and Native People Meet. Click to view a larger version. Title: Christians and Native People Meet
Object name: Low relief
Artist: R. Eleanor Milne
Sculptor/Stone carver: 
  • Joseph Joanisse
  • R. Eleanor Milne
  • Anton J. Nielsen
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 94 x 149.9 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.16
Thumbnail of An Allegory of Education. Click to view a larger version. Title: An Allegory of Education
Object name: High relief
Artist/Sculptor: R. Eleanor Milne
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 106.7 x 48.3 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.17
Thumbnail of A Woman Teaches a Group of Children. Click to view a larger version. Title: A Woman Teaches a Group of Children
Object name: Low relief
Artist: R. Eleanor Milne
Sculptor/Stone carver: 
  • R. Eleanor Milne
  • Roland Rossignol
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 94 x 149.9 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.18
Thumbnail of Set 7: Canada Moves West. Click to view a larger version.

Set 7: Canada Moves West

Thumbnail of The Red River Settlement. Click to view a larger version. Title: The Red River Settlement
Object name: Low relief
Artist: R. Eleanor Milne
Sculptor/Stone carver: Anton J. Nielsen
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 94 x 149.9 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.19
Thumbnail of David Thompson, Surveyor and Map-Maker. Click to view a larger version. Title: David Thompson, Surveyor and Map-Maker
Object name: High relief
Artist/Sculptor: R. Eleanor Milne
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 106.7 x 48.3 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.20
Thumbnail of The Railroad Links East to West. Click to view a larger version. Title: The Railroad Links East to West
Object name: Low relief
Artist: R. Eleanor Milne
Sculptor/Stone carver: 
  • Maurice Joanisse
  • R. Eleanor Milne
  • Fernand Rossignol
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 94 x 149.9 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.21
Thumbnail of Set 8: The Country Grows Through Trade and Commerce. Click to view a larger version.

Set 8: The Country Grows Through Trade and Commerce

Thumbnail of The Fur Trade. Click to view a larger version. Title: The Fur Trade
Object name: Low relief
Artist: R. Eleanor Milne
Sculptor/Stone carver: 
  • Joseph Joanisse
  • R. Eleanor Milne
  • Fernand Rossignol
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 94 x 149.9 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.22
Thumbnail of Banking is Founded in Canada. Click to view a larger version. Title: Banking is Founded in Canada
Object name: High relief
Artist/Sculptor: R. Eleanor Milne
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 106.7 x 48.3 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.23
Thumbnail of Les Voyageurs. Click to view a larger version. Title: Les Voyageurs
Object name: Low relief
Artist: R. Eleanor Milne
Sculptor/Stone carver: 
  • R. Eleanor Milne
  • Fernand Rossignol
  • Roland Rossignol
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 94 x 149.9 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.24
Thumbnail of Set 9: Northern Expansion. Click to view a larger version.

Set 9: Northern Expansion

Thumbnail of Finding the North Magnetic Pole. Click to view a larger version. Title: The Position of the North Magnetic Pole is determined
Object name: Low relief
Artist: R. Eleanor Milne
Sculptor/Stone carver: 
  • Marcel Joanisse
  • R. Eleanor Milne
  • Fernand Rossignol
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 94 x 149.9 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.25
Thumbnail of An Officer of the North West Mounted Police Dressed for the Arctic. Click to view a larger version. Title: An Officer of the North West Mounted Police Dressed for the Arctic
Object name: High relief
Artist: R. Eleanor Milne
Sculptor/Stone carver: 
  • Marcel Joanisse
  • R. Eleanor Milne
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 106.7 x 48.3 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.26
Thumbnail of Panning for Gold in the Yukon Territory. Click to view a larger version. Title: Panning for Gold in the Yukon Territory
Object name: Low relief
Artist: R. Eleanor Milne
Sculptor/Stone carver: 
  • Marcel Joanisse
  • Anton J. Nielsen
  • R. Eleanor Milne
  • Roland Rossignol
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 94 x 149.9 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.27
Thumbnail of Set 10: The Long Road to Freedom and Justice. Click to view a larger version.

Set 10: The Long Road to Freedom and Justice

Thumbnail of The Destruction of the Acadian Colony, 1755. Click to view a larger version. Title: The Destruction of the Acadian Colony, 1755
Object name: Low relief
Artist: R. Eleanor Milne
Sculptor/Stone carver: 
  • R. Eleanor Milne
  • Roland Rossignol
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 94 x 149.9 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.28
Thumbnail of An Allegory of Freedom. Click to view a larger version. Title: An Allegory of Freedom
Object name: High relief
Artist/Sculptor: R. Eleanor Milne
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 106.7 x 48.3 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.29
Thumbnail of The Arrival of the United Empire Loyalists. Click to view a larger version. Title: The Arrival of the United Empire Loyalists
Object name: Low relief
Artist: R. Eleanor Milne
Sculptor/Stone carver: 
  • Joseph Joanisse
  • R. Eleanor Milne
Material: Indiana limestone
Dimensions: 94 x 149.9 cm
Catalogue no.: O-879.30
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