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A new map of Upper & Lower Canada, from the latest authorities / [cartographic material]  by John Cary, engraver, 1819.


Jany. 1st, 1819


No 181 Strand, London

Place of creation



J. Cary, Engraver & Map seller

1 map : hand col. ; 43 x 51 cm on sheet 50 x 65 cm.
Cartographic material
90: Open
Original can be viewed in the presence o
f an early cartographic archivist.
Cartographic material
Microfiche NMC6979
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection #516
Cartographic material
90: Open
Item no. assigned by LAC
516 Item no. assigned by LAC 516
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Other accession no.
80101/245 CA
Local class no.
1100 Canada 1819 H2

Terms of use

Credit Library and Archives Canada. Copyright expired.

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Relief shown by hachures.

Longitude west from Greenwich

On verso: Upper right corner #54.

Scale British statue miles 69.5 to 1 degree

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

Related materials
For other editions of this map see Mikan 1447 and Mikan 3793731.

Citation / reference note
Winearls, entry 35, state3.

Exhibitions note
This map was part of an exhibition held at The Royal Ontario Museum, March and April 1956 entitled Over the Rockies: The Discovery & Mapping of the Canadian West 1700-1886. showcasing MacDonald's Collection.

Subject heading

Early works, 1800-1850. Canada, Eastern