Musée du Bas-Saint-Laurent

Small in the face of eternity

Two canoers fishingat the foot of a cliff that plunges into a very wide river.

A view from Cap Éternité from Cap Trinité on the Saguenay River, c. 1878.

© McCord Museum, MP-0000.25.797.

These two canoers look so little up against this cliff! Here nature dominates. This place has inspired many photographs, often used as postcards sent by summer people and tourists to loved ones back home.

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