Mary Hall

. . . In her ongoing artistic endeavours, she painted topographical sketches of the Hudson River and Niagara Falls; and she was the director of a drawing academy in Saint John.

Winter Travelling on the Kenebekacis River – New Brunswick’ is intended to illustrate the mode of winter travelling in New Brunswick at that time. The rivers were converted into public roads, and were covered with sleighs and sleds traversing the country in all directions.