Item - PE001270 - “Calgary: Sketch of the Coming Northwest Metropolis”

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PE001270 - “Calgary: Sketch of the Coming Northwest Metropolis”

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Saturday Globe

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  • Oct. 17, 1891 (Creation)

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Broadsheet newspaper, measuring approx. 56x41cm. 4 pages.

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Vol. 47, No. 249 / 12992 (Oct. 17, 1891) of the Saturday Globe. The feature article “Calgary: Sketch of the Coming Northwest Metropolis”, provides an in-depth description of Calgary as a whole, with profile of various local landmarks and businesses.

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Item is extraordinarily fragile, and has torn neatly across the middle of the page, along the original fold line. Handle with great care.

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Bruce Peel Special Collections is part of the University of Alberta Libraries.

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