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A new map of Upper & Lower Canada, from the latest authorities. [cartographic material] 


Decr. 1 st. 1807

Place of creation



Published by J. Cary, engraver & map seller No. 181 Strand

1 map : hand col. ; 44 x 51 cm on sheet 54 x 66 cm.

Scope and content

Map of Upper and Lower Canada showing rivers, towns and administrative units. Also indicated is the boundary between Canada and the U.S.A. and the internal boundaries in Canada; delimitation between Upper Canada and Ruperts' Land -- H.B. Co's territory, and between Upper Canada and Lower Canada after The Constitutional Act of 1791.

Cartographic material
Microfiche NMC8512
90: Open
Cartographic material
Microfiche NMC8515
90: Open
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Microfiche NMC8514
90: Open
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Microfiche NMC8513
90: Open
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Microfiche NMC113507
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection Item #514
Cartographic material
90: Open
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Other accession no.
80101/245 CA
Local class no.
H2/1100/1807 (copy 1)

Terms of use

Copyright: Expired.
Credit: Library and Archives Canada.

Additional name(s)

Additional information

"London. Published by J. Cary, Engraver & Map seller, no 181 Strand. Decr. 1st 1807" appears in the bottom centre margin.

From Cary's: New Universal Atlas containing distinct maps of all the principal states and kingdoms throughout the World. London, for J. Cary, 1808, map no. 53."

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

Related materials
For other copies see Mikan 4377213 (NMC 8512 - NMC 8515)

Cartographic math data
Scale [ca. 1:2 217 600] (W 100°30'--W 64°/N 57°--N 39°)

Cartographic math note
Map contains two bar scales: British statute miles 69 1/2 to a Degree and Common Franch Leagues 25.

Citation / reference note
Winearls, Entry 35.1
Phillips, Entry 714, map no 53
Phillips, Entry 736, map no 54
Phillips, Entry 745, map no 53
Phillips. Maps of America, p. 194.

Availability of other formats note
The microfiche version is NMC113507 (Copy 1)

Subject heading

1. Canada
2. Ontario - Maps.
3. Quebec - Maps.


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