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Place of creation
Crown Lands Department
Scope and content
Map covers area of present day Northwestern Ontario, Western Canada and the Arctic. Maps shows exploring lines, railways, and major roads for area from Toronto to the north and west.
Original can be viewed in the presence o
f an early cartographic archivist.
582 Item no. assigned by LAC 582
Credit Library and Archives Canada. Copyright expired.
Signed by Joseph Couchon, Commissioner of Crown Lands.
Includes 4 profiles: Profile of route for Pacific railroad from St. Paul's Mississpi River to Puget's Sound No 1 -- From mouth of Kansas River to Fort Vancouver, Columbia River No II -- From Council Bluff Missouri River to San Francsico Pacific Ocean No III -- From Westport to River Savier Utah No IV.
Includes inset map: Erebus & Terror Bay. 4 x 6 cm.
Shows routes of the Pacific Railway
Includes legends for Indian population of British North America - Hyetal or rain table & locations of French Canada forts at the time of conquest.
Geographical authorities used in compiling map: J. Arrowsmith, D. Thompson, Sir A. MacKenzie, Admirality charts, U.S.C. Survey charts, U.S. maps of exploration for Pacific Railroad & c & c& c.
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Citation / reference note
Copy / version note
1. Canada, Western - Maps.
2. Canada, Northern - Maps.
3. Arctic region - Maps.
4. Fortificiations- Canada - Maps.
5. Indians of NorthAmerica - Canada - Population - Maps.
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