Bartlett, W. H. (William Henry)

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Bartlett, W. H. (William Henry)

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William Henry Bartlett was an artist and author born in Kentish Town, England on March 26, 1809. Throughout his life, Bartlett travelled Europe, America, and the Middle East collecting sketches for his engraving illustrations. Bartlett spent many months visiting Canada in 1838, where he drew sketches of major landmarks such as Niagara Falls, markets in Toronto, landscapes in Montreal, as well as scenes of daily living conditions throughout Western Canada. He died at sea, off the coast of Malta, on September 13, 1854.


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Ross, Alexander M. "William Henry Bartlett." The Canadian Encyclopedia. May 20, 2008.

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