Item 2008_001 - Action of 5th July 1833

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Action of 5th July 1833

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CA BU BUArtColl-2008_001

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  • 1836 (Creation)
    Slack, George (1810-1874)

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1 painting ; oil on canvas ; 39.2 x 60 cm

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George Slack was born in London, England in 1810. He came to Canada in 1836. He was ordained as an Anglican priest in 1843 and appointed to a mission in Granby, Québec. Slack took a prominent part in founding of Bishop's University. In 1872 he was badly injured in a railway accident. He died in Montréal in 1874.
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Moysey, Richard


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G. Slack

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