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Description found in Archives
Place of creation
Stanford's Geographical Establ.
Scope and content
Part of the Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection purchased by the Public Archives of Canada in 1981.
Credit: Library and Archives Canada. Copyright: Expired.
Bottom right corner: Standfords Geographical Estabt., London.
Longitude west of Greenwich.
On verso of map signature A. H. Muteher?
"To accompany The journals, Detailed reports & Observations presented to both Houses of Parliament by Command of Her Majesty, 19th May, 1863."
This map was compiled to show the discoveries made as a result of Palliser's expedition. As a result the map shows and names features that had not been indicated on maps of the west prior to 1863. Notes concerning the nature of the conuntry traversed cover the map and the expeditions routes are shown in red. Information concerning vegetation, population, natives, etc., is also given.
From: Index and maps to captain Palliser's report ... London : printed by George Edward Eyre and William Spottiswoode, 1863.
Physical description note
See also Amicus no 26374438
1. Canada - Western Canada - Expeditions - Palliser Expedition, 1857-1860 - Maps.
2. Canada - Western Canada - Maps.
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