This design was made for the information of Sir John Colborne, and to show the impropriety of expending money in repairing the Old Government house; the site was on the Military Reserve, to the west of Mr. Crookshank's, Front-street. Estimated cost, L. 50,000. J.G. Howard, Architect. [P. 11.]
Toronto Society of Arts: First Exhibition, 1847. Open from nine o'clock in the morning until dusk. Admittance for each Person, one Shilling and Threepence; Season Tickets, during the exhibition, Three Shillings and Ninepence; Children under Twelve Years of Age, Half Price. Catalogues Sevenpence Halfpenny each. Vivat Regina.
Artist professional affiliation: Toronto Society of Arts.