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Stanford's map of Canada, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island & Breton Island [cartographic material]  extending from the Gulf of St. Lawrence to Lake Superior and including the adjacent parts of the United States, from New York to Chicago with railways, roads & canals.




6 Charing Cross, London

Place of creation



Edward Stanford

1 map : mounted on linen ; hand col. ; 78 x 143 cm on sheet 84 x 159 cm, folded to 21 x 13 cm.
Cartographic material
90: Open
Original can be viewed in the presence o
f an early cartographic archivist.
Cartographic material
Microfiche NMC105114
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection # 418
Cartographic material
90: Open
418 Item no. assigned by LAC 418
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Other accession no.
80101/245 CA
Local class no.

Terms of use

Credit Library and Archives Canada. Copyright expired.

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Indicates the free grants & blocks of land offered for sale by the Canadian Government with the new lines & roads through them shown in yellow.

Relief shown pictorially.

Longitude west from Greenwich.

English miles 69.16 = 1 degree.

On verso upper right & left corners glued on listings for new maps for general use and new atlases produced by Edward Stanford.

Physical condition note
Cut along fold lines and mounted on linen.

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

Citation / reference note
Winearls, entry 268.

Accompanying material note
Accompanied by slip case with the title " Map of Canada".

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