War canoe races at Gorge, May 1947


An ink and graphite drawing by E. J. Hughes showing several scenes from a canoe race on the Gorge waterway in Victoria, B.C. including a close up on one of the oars. Notes about what the people are wearing and the colours of the boats and oars.

In Collection:
Creator Subject Language Date created Resource type Rights statement Extent
  • 1 sheet ; 20 x 12.5 cm
Alternative title
  • Eleven men
Geographic coverage Coordinates
  • 48.44645, -123.40091
Additional physical characteristics
  • Ink on paper.
Physical repository Collection
  • E.J. Hughes Collection
Provider Genre Archival item identifier
  • Accession Number: 2020-043 - Sketches, 1946-1947, 1965; Item: 36
Fonds title Fonds identifier Is referenced by Date digitized
  • September 2023 to October 2023
Technical note
  • Scanned on Betterligt/TTI (600 DPI; 1/20; 263; Copy4Stops; camera height 1000) by PD. Metadata by KD.
  • Copyright held by the E. J. Hughes Estate. Use of this material is permitted for research and private study purposes only to the UVic researcher community. For all other uses, contact University of Victoria Special Collections and University Archives.

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