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Date(s)

1508-1932

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

30 atlases.

Scope and content

Includes 30 atlases depicting Canada, the world and the ancient world .

Cartographic material
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Atlases in this series can be viewed wit
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Terms of use

Credit the Library and Archives of Canada.

The individual atlases are described in the AMICUS database. Earlier atlases in this series can be consulted in the presence of a early cartographic archivist. 1 3 (Microform)

Additional information

Full descriptions of each of the atlases in this series are available in AMICUS. The formatted contents note provides the AMICUS number which can be used to locate the individual atlases

Custodial history
Part of the Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection purchased by the Public Archives of Canada in 1981.

Source of title
Series title determined by archivist.

Formatted contents note
1. A new general atlas[cartographic material]: consisting of a series of geographical designs on various projections, exhibiting the form and component parts of the globe; and a collection of maps and charts delineating the natural and political divisions of the empires, kingdoms, and states in the world. Printed by James Carke & Co. for John Thomson. 1833 Amicus no 26305958 -- 2. Le theatre dv monde, ou Novvel atlas content les chartes et descriptions de tous païs de la terre [document cartographique] / Joan Blaeu. 1643. AMICUS no 26372479 -- 3. Le theatre dv monde, ou Novvel atlas. Seconde partie [document cartographique] / Joan Blaeu. 1640. AMICUS no 26346621 -- 4. Le theatre dv monde, ou Novvel atlas. Troisieme partie [document cartographique] / Joan Blaeu. 1640. AMICUS no 26372456 -- 5. Le theatre dv monde, ou Novvel atlas. Qvatrieme partie [docuement cartographique] / Joan Bleau. 1648. AMICUS no 26372472 -- 6. Le theatre dv monde, ou Novvel atlas de Jean Blaeu. Cinqvieme partie [document cartographique] 1654. AMICUS no 26346664 -- 7. Le theatre dv monde, ou Novvel atlas. Sixiesme partie [document cartographique] / Joan Blaeu. 1655. AMICUS no 26372470 -- 8. [Atlas universel de géographie physique, politique et historique, ancienne et moderne][document cartographique]/ A.H. Brué. ca. 1828. AMICUS 26346742 -- 9. An atlas of antient geography [cartographic material] / Samuel Butler. 1834. AMICUS 2630619 -- 10. An atlas of antient geography [cartographic material] / Samuel Butler. 1841. AMICUS 26306165 -- 11. Maps, reports, estimates, &c., relative to improvements of the navigation of the River St. Lawrence, and a proposed canal connecting the River St. Lawrence and Lake Champlain [cartographic material] : laid before the Legislative Assembly during the 2nd session, 5th Parliament, 1856. / Printed by John Lovell. 1856. AMICUS no 26305726 -- 12. Atlas of Canada [cartographic material] / Dept of the Interior. 1906. Copy 6. AMICUS 17074503 -- 13. Atlas of Canada [cartogrphic material] / Dept of the Interior 1915. Copy 6. AMICUS no 26345397 -- 14. Philippi Cluveri introductionis in universam geographiam [cartograhic material] : tam veterem quam novam libri VI; tabulis aeneis illustrati & gemino indice aucti. Philipp Clüver. 1661. AMICUS no 26306084 15. [World Altas][cartographic material] / C.S. Hammond and Comapny. 1932. AMICUS no 26305049 -- 16. A school atlas of modern geography [cartographic material] : containing thirty - six maps prepared from the best authorities and including the latest discoveries. John Dower. 1846. AMICUS no 26306206 -- 17. Cram's unrivaled atlas of the world [cartographic material] / George F. Cram & Co. 1893. AMICUS no 26305022 -- 18. The Home Knowledge atlas, geographical, astronomical, historical [cartographic material] : showing the greatest number of maps of any atlas published in the world, containing a complete gazetteer showing all the cities, towns, villages and post offices in the Dominion of Canada and the United States: fully indexed, compiled from the latest and most authentic sources. Home Knowledge Association. 1888. AMICUS no 26305099 -- 19. [World atlas containing maps from 1785 - 1790] [cartographic material] / John Harrison. 1791. AMICUS no 26306124 -- 20. The Canadian school atlas [cartographic material] : containing seventy-three maps (including seven classical maps) and complete index / J.M. Dent & Sons (Canada). 1926. AMICUS no 26305296 -- 21. [Atlas historique, généalogique, chronologique et géographique] [document cartographqiue] / Emmanuel Las Cases. ca. 1804. AMICUS no 26346710 -- 22. Historia mundi, or Mercator's atlas containing his cosmographicall descriptions of the fabricke and figure of the world [cartographic material] : lately rectified in divers places, as also beautified and enlarged with new mappes and tables / by studios industry of Ivodocvs Hondy; Englished by W[ye] S[atonstall] generosus & coll. regin. Oxoniae. Gerardus Marcator. 1635. AMICUS 26306196 -- 23. The new topographical atlas of the province of Ontario, Canada [cartographic material] : compiled from the latest official and general maps and surveys ... separate county maps on a large scale showing lots and concessions, railways, post offices, opened and closed roads, churches, school-houses, main travelled roads, county statistics, division court boundaries, &c., together with maps of the chief cities, county towns, and a brief sketch of the history and geology of the province, also a series of recently issued maps showing the whole Dominion of Canada, and the United States / Miles & Co. 1879. AMICUS no 26305924 -- 24. A new universal atlas [cartographic material] : containing maps of the various empires, kingdoms, states and republics of the world with a special map of each of the United States, plans of cities &c. comprehended in seventy five sheets and forming a series of one hundred and twenty two maps, plans and sections / Samuel Augustus Mitchell. 1852. AMICUS no 26305890 -- 25. A new universal atlas [cartographic material] : containing maps of the various empires, kingdoms, states and republics of the world with a special map of each of the United States, plans of cities &c. comprehended in seventy five sheets and forming a series of one hundred and twenty nine maps, plans and sections / Samuel Augustus Mitichell. 1854. AMICUS no 26305892 -- 26. Morse's North American atlas [cartographic material] / Sidney E. Morse. 1845. AMICUS no 26305889 -- 27. In hoc opere haec continetvr geographiae Cl. Ptolemaei a plurimus uiris utriusq[u]e linguae doctiss [cartographic material] / eme[n] data : & cu[m] archetypo graeco ab ipsis collata ; schemata cu[m] demonstrationibus suis correcta a Marco Beneuentano monacho caelestino, & Ioanne Cotta Veronensi uiris mathamticis consultissimis ... / Claudius Plotemaeus. 1508. copy 1. AMICUS no 26306180 -- 28. Geografia cioè descrittione vniversale della terra partita un due volumi ... [cartographic material] / dal Latino nell Italiano tradotta dal R.D. Leonardo Cernoti Vinitiano . Claudius Ptolemaeus. 1598. AMICUS no 26306154 -- 29. Tackabury's atlas of the Dominion of Canada [cartographic material] / George N. Tackabury (Firm). 1875. AMICUS no 32664511 -- 30. A general atlas containing maps illustrating some important periods in ancient history; and distinct maps of several empires, kingdoms and states in the world [cartographic material] : from original drawings according to the latest treaties. James Wyld. 1825. AMICUS no 26305261 .

Dates of creation note
Dates of creation taken from date range of atlases.

Subject heading

1. Monde --Atlas.
2. Atlases, Dutch -- to 1800.
3. World --Atlases -- Early Works, 1601-1650.
4. World -- Atlases.
5. World --Atlases -- Early Works, 1651-1700.
6. Atlas néerlandis -- Jusqu' à 1800.
7. Monde -- Atlas --Ouvrages anciens, 1601-1650.
8. Monde -- Atlas --Ouvrages anciens, 1651-1700.
9. Canada
10. Canada -- Atlas.
11. North America -- Atlases.
12. Amérique du Nord --Altas.
13. Europe - Atlas.
14. Europe --Atlases.
15. United States -- Atlases.
16. États-Unis -- Atlas.
17. World -- Atlas -- Early Works, to 1600.
18. Monde -- Altas -- Ouvrages anciens, jusqu' à 1600-
19. World -- Anicent World -- History -- Atlases -- Students, for -
20. Monde -- Monde ancien -- Histoire -- Atlas -- étudieant, pour --

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