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No.7 Reduction of Mr. Salter's plan of exploration of the north shore of Lake Huron [cartographic material] / 


Feby. 1857



Place of creation



Crown Lands Department

1 map : b&w, mounted on paper ; 46 x 132 cm.

Scope and content

Map follows the northern coast of Lake Huron east from Lake Nipissing west and is showing part of the Lake Superior shore. Map indicates some mineral locations and some Indian reserves have been added.

Cartographic material
90: Open
Original can be viewed in the presence o
f an early cartographic archivist.
Cartographic material
Microfiche NMC119090
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection # 506C
Cartographic material
90: Open
744 Item no. assigned by LAC 506C
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 information

Bottom right margin has the following signature "Crown Lands Department, Toronto, Feby. 1857 Joseph Cauchon, Commissioner of Crown Lands."

Winearl's entry indicates that map appeared in "Appendix to report of the Commission of Crown Lands, 1856, Part II Maps of Canada (Toronto: Printed byStewart Derbishire & George DesBarats 1857)".

Physical condition note
Torn along bottom left portion.

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

Related materials
For other copies and related material see: H1/400/Huron/1857 (NMC 11320) ; S/1100/1857 ; H2/410/Huron/1856 (NMC 19788)

Cartographic math data
Scale [ca. 1:380 160] (W 85°--W 79°30'/N 47°--N 45°)

Citation / reference note
Winearls, Entry 880, State 2, p 210.

Original version note
Originally issued in two sheets. This copy has been brought together and mounted on a paper backing.

Copy / version note
The microfiche version is NMC 119090.

Subject heading

1. Ontario - Maps.
2. Huron, Lake, region (Mich. and Ont.) - Maps.
3. Indian reservations - Ontario - Maps.
4. Salter, Albert Pellow, 1816-1874.


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