Tom Thomson (1877-1917) is considered one of the most important and influential early Canadian artists. Together with members of the Group of Seven, he created a distinct approach to portraying rugged Canadian landscapes.
Death on a Painted Lake : the Tom Thomson Tragedy website
A Great Canadian Mysteries website
Thomson’s death poses some unresolved questions that have vexed researchers for decades. This new website, created with support from the Department of Canadian Heritage, enables visitors to read primary documents and conduct their own investigation, and read theories proposed by others, to discover who, or what, was responsible for Tom Thomson’s death.